KEEPER MONUMENT, IN THE CHURCHYARD AND 22 METRES SOUTH OF THE TOWER OF CHURCH OF ST JAMES THE LESS

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1116048

Date first listed: 27-Nov-1984

Statutory Address: KEEPER MONUMENT, IN THE CHURCHYARD AND 22 METRES SOUTH OF THE TOWER OF CHURCH OF ST JAMES THE LESS, HIGH STREET

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Location

Statutory Address: KEEPER MONUMENT, IN THE CHURCHYARD AND 22 METRES SOUTH OF THE TOWER OF CHURCH OF ST JAMES THE LESS, HIGH STREET

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

District: South Gloucestershire (Unitary Authority)

Parish: Iron Acton

National Grid Reference: ST 68052 83427

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History

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Details

ST 68 SE IRON ACTON HIGH STREET (south side)

2/8 Keeper monument, in the churchyard and 22 metres south G.V. of the tower of Church of St. James the Less

II

Chest tomb. Late C18. Freestone. Moulded slab, recessed corner balusters with swags, plain ends, one inscribed, sides have inscriptions in cartouches, decorated spandrels, moulded base. Inscription to north reads: In/Memory of/ JOHN Keeper/of this Parish who died April 1st 1799/Aged 65 years/The voice of innocent Abel's blood, err'd loud/For JUSTICE on Cain who by the law was dead/ But O may the blood of our Lord cry more loud/For MERCY on my guilty murderer's head. -

Listing NGR: ST6805283427

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 350691

Legacy System: LBS

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