Crawshay Tomb And Railed Enclosure In The Churchyard About 28 Metres North Of West End Of Church Of St John The Evangelist

Date:
17 Oct 1999
Location:
Crawshay Tomb And Railed Enclosure In The Churchyard About 28 Metres North Of West End Of Church Of St John The Evangelist, St Whites Road, Cinderford, Forest Of Dean, Gloucestershire
Reference:
IOE01/00211/29
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 61 SE CINDERFORD ST. WHITES ROAD (north side)

10/30 Crawshay Tomb and railed enclosure, in the churchyard , about 28m north of west end of Church of St. John the Evangelist

II

Chest Tomb, mid C19. Marble tomb with cast iron railings on stone plinth. Chest has weathered top, projecting over sides. Clasping pilasters at corners with trefoil head lancets on each face.

Between panels with arched tops, foliage in spandrels. Moulded plinth on plain base. Railings have bars, alternate pairs linked lancets below top rail, with octagonal finials above. Open, square corner piers with central finials. To five of Henry Crawshay's children, earliest died 1842, latest recorded 1863.

Listing NGR: SO6527012827

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

Cast Iron, Marble, Stone, Georgian Chest Tomb, Victorian Religious Ritual And Funerary, Tomb, Funerary Site, Railings, Monument <By Form>, Barrier