Hook Monument In Churchyard About 7 Metres North East Of North East Corner Of Tower, Church Of St Peter And St Paul

Date:
16 Sep 1999
Location:
Hook Monument In Churchyard About 7 Metres North East Of North East Corner Of Tower, Church Of St Peter And St Paul, Westbury On Severn, Forest Of Dean, Gloucestershire, GL14 1LN
Reference:
IOE01/00211/01
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.

SO 71 SW WESTBURY-ON-SEVERN WESTBURY VILLAGE

11/229 Hook monument in churchyard about 7m north-east of north-east corner of tower, Church of St.Peter and St. Paul

GV II

Chest tomb; Richard Hook, died 1795; stone. Flat lid with moulded edge slightly indented at ends of long face. Sides fielded panel for inscription, ends elongated rectangular balusters, fluted 'capitals', moulded base. West baluster has raised ring on stem: east may originally have had the same, but dressed off for added inscription. Original inscription mixed upper and lower case, some italic lettering and long s's. Later inscriptions.

Listing NGR: SO7172913926

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE\Simmonds_Derek IOE Records for Simmonds, Derek; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

Copyright IoE Mr Derek Simmonds. Source Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Simmonds, Derek

Rights Holder: Simmonds, Derek

Keywords

Stone, Georgian Chest Tomb, Religious Ritual And Funerary, Tomb, Funerary Site