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Group of 3 Monuments in the Churchyard, Between 3 and 8 Metres South of East Side of South Porch, Church of St Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Dymock, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.9786 / 51°58'42"N

Longitude: -2.4376 / 2°26'15"W

OS Eastings: 370041

OS Northings: 231214

OS Grid: SO700312

Mapcode National: GBR FY.KHZB

Mapcode Global: VH866.PJQL

Entry Name: Group of 3 Monuments in the Churchyard, Between 3 and 8 Metres South of East Side of South Porch, Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 17 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1341949

English Heritage Legacy ID: 125926

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)

5/108 Group of 3 monuments in the
churchyard, between 3 & 8m south of
east side of south porch, Church of
St. Mary


One pedestal and 2 chest tombs: all of stone. Pedestal tomb
nearest church, unidentified, c1800. Weathered top, step, flat
lid, moulded edge, raised rectangular sides, moulded base, on brick
foundation. To south 1843, plain, low chest with flat lid,
slightly inset from sides below: set on plain stone surround,
originally carrying railings, brick underbuilding by path. Later
inscriptions, all on lid. To south chest; tomb, Richard Hill, died
1765. Flat, heavy lid, moulded edge: quarter-square, bulbous
corner pilasters; rococo carving to south face, fielded panel
with inset segmental ends to north; sunk panel to east with semi-
circular top and bottom; cherub's head, hour glass and wings in
relief on west end. Later inscriptions, including some on lid.

Listing NGR: SO7003931213

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

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