Group Of 4 Chest Tombs To South And South East Of Parish Church Of St Peter

Date:
22 Aug 2002
Location:
Group Of 4 Chest Tombs To South And South East Of Parish Church Of St Peter, Church Hill, Freshford, Bath And North East Somerset, Somerset, BA3 6BX
Reference:
IOE01/07705/26
Type:
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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.

ST 7860-7860 FRESHFORD C.P. CHURCH HILL (North-east side) 10/2 Group of 4 chest tombs to G.V. south and south-east of Parish Church of St. Peter II

4 chest tombs. Late C18th and early C19th. Ashlar. Panelled sides and moulded cornice. Lea family. (1) 1823. Corner balusters, decorative frieze; inscribed panels. (2) Plain, inscribed (illegible) panels and entablature.

(3) 1817. Broad. Corner balusters, decorative frieze with swags; inscribed (illegible) panels. (4) Corner pilasters, plain (illegible) panels. The chest tombs represent a good collection of classical and traditional local tomb forms and contribute to the setting of the church.

Listing NGR: ST7895860145

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE\Sterns_Ilene IOE Records for Sterns, Ilene; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

Copyright IoE Ms Ilene Sterns. Source Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Sterns, Ilene

Rights Holder: Sterns, Ilene

Keywords

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