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Cam Monument, in the Churchyard, About 1 Metre East of East Wall of Chancel, Church of St Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Dymock, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.9787 / 51°58'43"N

Longitude: -2.4372 / 2°26'13"W

OS Eastings: 370066

OS Northings: 231225

OS Grid: SO700312

Mapcode National: GBR FY.KJ1S

Mapcode Global: VH866.PJXH

Entry Name: Cam Monument, in the Churchyard, About 1 Metre East of East Wall of Chancel, Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 17 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1341948

English Heritage Legacy ID: 125922

Location: Dymock, Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire, GL18

County: Gloucestershire

District: Forest of Dean

Civil Parish: Dymock

Built-Up Area: Dymock

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Dymock St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

SO 73 SW (north side)
5/104 Cam monument, in the churchyard,
about lm east of east wall of
chancel, Church of St. Mary


Wide pedestal tomb. Cam family, mid C18. Stone: square in plan.
Urn with 4 swags on top, circular cavetto stand, on square base,
roll moulding, gadrooning beneath: wide, swept top, with wreath,
serpent of eternity enclosing an hourglass, ring and crossed laurel
fronds, all in relief, one on each face: roll moulding above step
to main lid, gadrooning below. Sides taper downwards, framing
slate panels, for inscriptions: moulded base, 2 steps, lower
originally with iron railings. Commemorates J. Camm, died 1753, W.
Cam, 1767, list of earlier burials, also later up to 1880.

Listing NGR: SO7006431225

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

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