Sloper Memorial, About 7 Metres West Of Swinerton Memorials In Churchyard Of Church Of St Mary

Date:
7 Jan 2001
Location:
Sloper Memorial, About 7 Metres West Of Swinerton Memorials In Churchyard Of Church Of St Mary, Church Street, Tetbury, Cotswold, Gloucestershire, GL8 8JG
Reference:
IOE01/02555/31
Type:
Photograph (Digital)

Description

This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

ST 8892-8992 TETBURY CHURCH STREET (Inset, section E) (east side)

8/191 Sloper memorial, about 7m west of Swinerton memorials in churchyard of Church of St. Mary

II

Chest tomb. Mid/late C18. Limestone. Flat top, shallow moulded plinth and capping, on large stone base covered with a layer of concrete. Fluted corner strips. End panels have urn to west, 2 cherub heads under canopy with 2 skulls below to east. Remains of elaborately carved inscription cartouche to north panel. South side has rectangular inscription panel with carved surround and moulded side strips. Inscription partially legible to south.

Concrete and stone base breaking up.

Listing NGR: ST8901092986

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE01/0269 IOE Records taken by Catherine Brown; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

© Catherine Brown. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Brown, Catherine

Rights Holder: Brown, Catherine

Keywords

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

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