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Morse Monument, in the Churchyard, About 4 Metres South East of South East Corner of South Aisle, Church of St Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Newent, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.9313 / 51°55'52"N

Longitude: -2.4032 / 2°24'11"W

OS Eastings: 372371

OS Northings: 225944

OS Grid: SO723259

Mapcode National: GBR NRFL.7RT

Mapcode Global: VH93W.9QC9

Plus Code: 9C3VWHJW+GP

Entry Name: Morse Monument, in the Churchyard, About 4 Metres South East of South East Corner of South Aisle, Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 18 October 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1305039

English Heritage Legacy ID: 125656

Location: Newent, Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire, GL18

County: Gloucestershire

Civil Parish: Newent

Built-Up Area: Newent

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Newent St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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(north side)

13/124 Morse monument, in the churchyard
about 4m south-east of south-east
corner of south aisle,
Church of St. Mary


Chest tomb; probably second half C18; stone. Flat lid, simply
moulded edge. South side plain, with incised line as margin,
scalloped corners with paterae; north side raised panel with
acanthus moulding, indented segmental ends, rococo carving outside.
Ends elongated pilasters, west coat of arms in rococo surround,
carved decoration to narrow ends. East end plain, probably
originally as west, but weathered. Moulded plinth on wider,
rectangular base. Commemorates Morse on north side, inscription
weathered; Goode on south, 1838 and 1841.

Listing NGR: SO7237125944

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