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Latitude: 51.7851 / 51°47'6"N
Longitude: -2.1956 / 2°11'44"W
OS Eastings: 386603
OS Northings: 209618
OS Grid: SO866096
Mapcode National: GBR 1M6.3Q5
Mapcode Global: VH94R.WDMF
Plus Code: 9C3VQRP3+2Q
Entry Name: John Bryan Monument Circa 25 Metres in the Churchyard South East of Lych Gate to the Church of St Mary
Listing Date: 24 August 1990
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1340527
English Heritage Legacy ID: 133430
Location: Painswick, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL6
Civil Parish: Painswick
Built-Up Area: Painswick
Traditional County: Gloucestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire
Church of England Parish: Painswick St Mary the Virgin
Church of England Diocese: Gloucester
SO 8609 (part)
NEW STREET (south east side),
John Bryan monument c. 25m in the churchyard south-east of lych gate to the Church of St Mary
Pyramid monument. To John Bryan, carver, 1787. Limestone. A lofty, acute
pyramid based on Pyramid of Cestius in Rome, set on high, two-step square base.
Quite plain except for applied plaque on the north face commemorating John
Bryan, aged 70, his wife and daughter. Bryan was one of the principal masons
working in this churchyard, probably also mason to the north east gateway (qv),
thought to have occupied house known as Selsdon (qv) in Brisley Street.
Monument has special historic interest for Painswick and its outstanding churchyard.
Listing NGR: SO8660309618
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