TWO MONUMENTS APPROXIMATELY 5 METRES NORTH EAST FROM WEST TOWER OF CHURCH OF ST JOHN

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1205523
Date first listed:
21-Sep-1978
Date of most recent amendment:
17-May-1993
Statutory Address:
TWO MONUMENTS APPROXIMATELY 5 METRES NORTH EAST FROM WEST TOWER OF CHURCH OF ST JOHN, FORTUNESWELL

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Location

Statutory Address:
TWO MONUMENTS APPROXIMATELY 5 METRES NORTH EAST FROM WEST TOWER OF CHURCH OF ST JOHN, FORTUNESWELL

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

County:
Dorset
District:
Weymouth and Portland (District Authority)
Parish:
Portland
National Grid Reference:
SY 68657 73548

Details

PORTLAND

SY6873 FORTUNESWELL, Fortuneswell 969-1/3/93 (North East side) 21/09/78 Two monuments approx. 5m NE from W tower of Church of St. John (Formerly Listed as: FORTUNESWELL Two Tombstones in St John's Graveyard)

GV II

Two headstones. Mid C19. Portland stone. Set very close together, inscriptions towards tower: (1) Stone to segmental head, plain thin surround to sunk panel bearing figure of a sailor gesturing towards a draped urn on a monument. Small scroll decorations to head. Inscription almost worn away, but JOHN GREEN just decipherable; (2) Immediately to right of the last, stone to segmental head, with sunk panel to upper part bearing a two-masted ship in full sail. Inscription below almost worn away, but ... JOSEPH ... decipherable.

Listing NGR: SY6865773548

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
381941
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

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Date: 28 May 2003
Reference: IOE01/09421/11
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