Group Of 5 Monuments In Churchyard, 10 To 18 Metres South West Of South Aisle, Church Of St Mary

14 Aug 1999
Group Of 5 Monuments In Churchyard, 10 To 18 Metres South West Of South Aisle, Church Of St Mary, Chandlers Lane, Bishops Cannings, Kennet, Wiltshire, SN10 2JZ
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

BISHOPS CANNINGS CHANDLERS LANE SU 06 SW (east side) 6/120 Group of 5 monuments in churchyard, 10m-18m south west of south aisle, Church of St Mary


Group of 5 chest tombs, C18 and C19, limestone, in 3 rows from east: (a) Chest tomb, cavetto table and moulded base. Fielded end panels and central side panels broken forward. Waisted baluster ends bearing arms. To Richard Cooke Shergold of Devizes, died 1727.

Second row, from north: (b) Tall chest tomb. Cavetto table and architrave on three pilasters with coarse floral decoration. Raised shields. To Elizabeth Be---Y, and others nc:i;. illegible. She died 1791.

(c) Chest tomb with corniced table and moulded base. Architrave on three panelled pilasters dividing raised shields. Inscription illegible.

West row, from north: (d) Chest tomb. Corniced table and reeded fascia, moulded base.

Draped end pilasters and central floral panel. To William Ruddle, died 1840, and others.

(e) Chest tomb. Broken table and moulded base. Panelled pilasters dividing raised shields. Inscriptions illegible.

Listing NGR: SU0375464156


This is part of the Series: IOE\Parker_DR IOE Records for Parker, DR; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


Copyright IoE Mr DR Parker. Source Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

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Photographer: Parker, Dr

Rights Holder: Parker, Dr


Limestone, Stuart Chest Tomb, Georgian Religious Ritual And Funerary, Tomb, Funerary Site