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Skipp and Unidentified Monument, in the Churchyard, About 5 Metres South West of Porch, Church of St Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Dymock, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.9786 / 51°58'43"N

Longitude: -2.4378 / 2°26'15"W

OS Eastings: 370028

OS Northings: 231218

OS Grid: SO700312

Mapcode National: GBR FY.KHY7

Mapcode Global: VH866.PJMK

Entry Name: Skipp and Unidentified Monument, in the Churchyard, About 5 Metres South West of Porch, Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 17 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1341968

English Heritage Legacy ID: 125930

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)
5/112 Skipp and unidentified monument,
in the churchyard, about 5m south-
west of porch, Church of St. Mary


Two pedestal tombs. Late C18, early C19. Stone. Skipp monument;
1780's: pyramid top,. step, weathered lid, moulded edge: raised
rectangle to sides, moulded top to plinth, slight projection to
stone packing below. Good lettering, long 's' in early
inscriptions, Gothic lettering in 1785 one: commemorates various
children, 2 called Robert Skipp, died 1781 and 1783; later
inscriptions. Adjoining unidentified, early C19. Small flat
centre, possibly base for missing urn, sloping sides, step, flat
top, moulded edge. Vertical leaf frieze: quarter-square corner
balusters, with leaf decoration to capitals; plain sides, moulded

Listing NGR: SO7002831218

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

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