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Fawke and Dance Monuments, in the Churchyard, About 19 Metres South of West End of Nave, Church of St Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Dymock, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.9785 / 51°58'42"N

Longitude: -2.4378 / 2°26'16"W

OS Eastings: 370026

OS Northings: 231206

OS Grid: SO700312

Mapcode National: GBR FY.KHX5

Mapcode Global: VH866.PJLM

Entry Name: Fawke and Dance Monuments, in the Churchyard, About 19 Metres South of West End of Nave, Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 17 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1341969

English Heritage Legacy ID: 125932

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)
5/114 Fawke and Dance monuments, in the
churchyard, about 19m south of west
end of nave, Church of St. Mary


Two pedestal tombs. Mary Fawke, died 1835, Mary Dance, died 1806.
Stone. Fawke monument, ball finial on base, 2 steps, weathered
lid, moulded edge. Stylized leaf frieze; slightly raised oval in
rectangle to sides, corner paterae; moulded base. Copper plate
scrolls to first inscription: later inscription. Dance monument,
square pyramid top, moulded edge, steeply swept base, roll, flat
lid, moulded edge. Fluted frieze, corner paterae, plain raised
oval to sides, moulded base. Later inscriptions.

Listing NGR: SO7002631206

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

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