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Group of Three Memorials, Two to Powell, One Knight, Circa 15 to 20 Metres South West of Porch Door, at Church of St Giles

A Grade II Listed Building in Uley, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.6853 / 51°41'7"N

Longitude: -2.3035 / 2°18'12"W

OS Eastings: 379113

OS Northings: 198549

OS Grid: ST791985

Mapcode National: GBR 0LX.6FQ

Mapcode Global: VH953.1W2X

Plus Code: 9C3VMMPW+4H

Entry Name: Group of Three Memorials, Two to Powell, One Knight, Circa 15 to 20 Metres South West of Porch Door, at Church of St Giles

Listing Date: 26 April 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1305291

English Heritage Legacy ID: 131635

Location: Uley, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL11

County: Gloucestershire

Civil Parish: Uley

Built-Up Area: Uley

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Uley with Owlpen and Nympsfield

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

4/171M (west side)

Group of three
memorials, two to
Powell, one Knight,
c15-20 m south-west of
porch door,
GV at Church of St Giles


Tombs lie in line north-south: the northernmost first described.

(i) Tall chest tomb. Late C18. Sandstone. Moulded top, part sunk cavetto base,
frieze and elliptical panels with trophies east and west, draped curtains north and
south. Inscriptions include SARAH POWELL, but dates not decipherable.

) Chest tomb. Mid to late C18. Sandstone. Moulded top, friezed ends with
shield, plain panels north and south; part sunk base not visible. - POWELL, 1792,
but probably earlier in design.

(iii) Tall chest tomb. Late C18. Limestone on sandstone base. Heavy moulded top,
cyma base on plinth, wreath of leaves with pair of slender horns tied at centre as
relief modelling to ends, raised elliptical inscription panels: - KNIGHT, no date
legible. Located c2 m south of Powell, 1792 memorial.

Listing NGR: ST7911398549

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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