Tomb Of A J Beresford Hope, About 1 Metre South West Of Christ Church

Date:
18 Jun 2002
Location:
Tomb Of A J Beresford Hope, About 1 Metre South West Of Christ Church, Church Road, Goudhurst, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN17 2SF
Reference:
IOE01/07731/04
Type:
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Description

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GOUDHURST CHURCH ROAD TQ 73 NW (east side) Kilndown 5/134 Tomb of A J Beresford- Hope, about 1 metre south west of Christ Church GV II Tomb/monument to A J Beresford-Hope and Mildred Beresford-Hope, d.1887 and 1881 respectively, designed by Carpenter and Ingelow, 1882. Freestone and granite with iron screen. Moulded stone base with 2 identical moulded granite chests, with bronze inscriptions on top slab. Granite screen to west, with metal details, 2 ties of buttressed and traceried panels with shields, saints and large central mandorla of Christ in majesty, with ogee shaped head and rosy cross finial with small painted portrait (of Christ ?). The rear of the screen with medallion relief of Mildred Beresford-Hope, as a young early Victorian woman.

Listing NGR: TQ7005235227

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE\Farrow_Geoffrey IOE Records for Farrow, Geoffrey; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

Copyright IoE Mr Geoffrey Farrow. Source Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Farrow, Geoffrey

Rights Holder: Farrow, Geoffrey

Keywords

Granite, Iron, Stone, Victorian Tomb, Religious Ritual And Funerary, Funerary Site, Commemorative Monument, Commemorative, Garden Screen, Gardens Parks And Urban Spaces, Agriculture And Subsistence