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Latitude: 50.9598 / 50°57'35"N
Longitude: -1.9539 / 1°57'14"W
OS Eastings: 403332
OS Northings: 117823
OS Grid: SU033178
Mapcode National: GBR 411.QV5
Mapcode Global: FRA 66SK.YD2
Entry Name: Group of 4 Goddard Monuments, in the Churchyard, Immediately South of Chancel of St Rumbold's Church
Listing Date: 3 April 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1323490
English Heritage Legacy ID: 107411
Location: Sixpenny Handley and Pentridge, East Dorset, Dorset, SP5
District: East Dorset
Civil Parish: Sixpenny Handley and Pentridge
Traditional County: Dorset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
Church of England Parish: Pentridge St Rumbold
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
SU 01 NW PENTRIDGE VILLAGE
3/74 Group of 4 Goddard monuments,
in the churchyard, immediately
south of chancel of
St Rumbold's Church
2 stones and 2 table tombs 1774-1797. Stone. The stones are both similar
and are reset against the chancel wall. They have round panels for inscriptions
with cherubs and stylised suns inscribed IHS above. Foliage carving to either
side of panel. Lettering in round, lower case and gothic script. To William
and Mary Goddard.
Westernmost table tomb has moulded plinth and top with baluster ends. Double
oval panels framed with guilloche. Particularly fine carved, knotted ribbon
decoration. Lettering in lower case copperplate. To William Goddard.
Easternmost table tomb has moulded top and plinth with oval panel for inscription
Central panel flanked by subsidiary rectangular panels containing lozenges and
carved rays radiating from corners. Upper and lower case round lettering.
To Jane Goddard. (RCHM, Dorset, vol V, p 53, no. 1).
Listing NGR: SU0333217823
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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