Boughton Monument, In Churchyard, About 5 Metres South Of South Aisle, Eastern Half, Church Of St Peter And St Paul

Date:
6 Oct 1999
Location:
Boughton Monument, In Churchyard, About 5 Metres South Of South Aisle, Eastern Half, Church Of St Peter And St Paul, Westbury On Severn, Forest Of Dean, Gloucestershire, GL14 1LN
Reference:
IOE01/00211/10
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

11/271 Boughton monument, in churchyard, about 5m south of south aisle, eastern half, Church of St. Peter and St. Paul

GV II

Chest tomb; Joseph Boughton the younger, died 1756; stone.

Thick, flat lid with hollow chamfer to edge. Sides, winged head in centre, with flowers and ribbon thence across top and down ends.

Main face curved back at edges to give relief to carving. Lyre ends, scrolls carved on main face, with between serpent of eternity surrounding hourglass set at bottom of panel, feathers to sides, fronds above. Scrolls circular on east end, approaching square on west. Inscription to wife on north side. Good example.

Listing NGR: SO7171813869

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