Legge Monument In Churchyard, About 5 Metres East Of North Gate To Bell Lane From Churchyard, Church Of St Peter And St Paul

Date:
6 Oct 1999
Location:
Legge Monument In Churchyard, About 5 Metres East Of North Gate To Bell Lane From Churchyard, Church Of St Peter And St Paul, Westbury On Severn, Forest Of Dean, Gloucestershire, GL14 1LN
Reference:
IOE01/00211/15
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



11/218 Legge monument in churchyard, about 5m east of north gate to Bell Lane from churchyard, Church of St. Peter and St. Paul

GV II

Chest tomb; probably 1834; ashlar. Plain lid, moulded edge, rectangular reeded pilasters at corners, framing raised rectangular panel with moulded edge and scalloped corners to long sides; anthemia in corners. Ends similar but raised circular panel.

Moulded top to plinth, which sets out for pilasters. To Major General Richard Legge, died 1834, his wife died 1845, a Bennett died 1841; other inscriptions. Design same as adjoining monument to Bennett family, (q.v.).

Listing NGR: SO7170513965

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

Ashlar, Georgian Chest Tomb, Victorian Religious Ritual And Funerary, Tomb, Funerary Site