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Latitude: 51.7061 / 51°42'21"N
Longitude: -2.1859 / 2°11'9"W
OS Eastings: 387253
OS Northings: 200834
OS Grid: SO872008
Mapcode National: GBR 1N0.S7N
Mapcode Global: VH955.2C8Y
Entry Name: Group of 2 Sheppard Family Monuments in the Churchyard Approximately 20m North of Chancel to Church of the Holy Trinity
Listing Date: 24 March 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1305269
English Heritage Legacy ID: 132991
Location: Minchinhampton, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL6
Civil Parish: Minchinhampton
Built-Up Area: Minchinhampton
Traditional County: Gloucestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire
Church of England Parish: Minchinhampton with Box
Church of England Diocese: Gloucester
SO 8600-8700 MINCHINHAMPTON BELL LANE, Minchinhampton
19/199 Group of 2 Sheppard family monuments
in the churchyard approximately 20m
north of chancel to Church of the
Chest tomb and pedestal tomb within railed enclosure. Mid Cl8.
Marble and grey sandstone with limestone. Group comprises: chest
tomb with moulded and panelled marble ends, west having limestone
cartouche set in oval recess; plain recessed side panels.
Limestone plinth; plain marble weathered top. Inscribed to SAMUEL
SHEPPARD, died 1749. Rectangular pedestal with moulded marble
ends. Moulded plinth; moulded top with high boldly moulded
sandstone finial coping with domical cap. Inscribed to Frances and
Rebecca Sheppard, both died 1741. Stone surround with low rail
between cast iron posts with small ball finials.
Listing NGR: SO8725300834
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