Unidentified Monument In The Churchyard Of The Church Of St Mary Magdelene Circa 8 Metres East Of East End Of Chancel

Date:
12 Jul 2001
Location:
Unidentified Monument In The Churchyard Of The Church Of St Mary Magdelene Circa 8 Metres East Of East End Of Chancel, Adlestrop, Cotswold, Gloucestershire, GL56 0YN
Reference:
IOE01/00064/09
Type:
Photograph (Digital)
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Description

This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

ADLESTROP ADLESTROP VILLAGE SP 22 NW 4/15 Unidentified monument in the churchyard of the Church of St.

Mary Magdalene c8m east of east end of chancel GV II Unidentified chest tomb orientated north-south. C17. Limestone.

South end and east side upstanding. South end with raised margin, cartouche at centre surrounded foliate decoration, heads of winged cherubs in lower right and left-hand corners. East side divided into 3 panels with raised margins. Central panel comprises cartouche flanked by two cherubs and foliate decoration. All decoration in relief. Remainder of tomb in a state of collapse.

Tomb unusual for its ornateness and orientation.

Listing NGR: SP2431726895

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE\Manekshaw_Bob IOE Records for Manekshaw, Bob; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

Copyright IoE Mr Bob Manekshaw. Source Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Manekshaw, Bob

Rights Holder: Manekshaw, Bob

Keywords

Limestone, Tudor Chest Tomb, Elizabethan Religious Ritual And Funerary, Stuart Tomb, Jacobean Funerary Site