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Record details

BCC record ID:0087201003
Type of record:Building
Summary:Eighteenth century monument to Lane family in St Mary's churchyard
Grid Reference:SU 78395 86584
Parish:

HAMBLEDEN, Wycombe, Buckinghamshire

Monument type(s)

  • MAUSOLEUM (18th Century - 1700 AD to 1799 AD)
  • TOMB? (18th Century - 1700 AD to 1799 AD)

Associated finds: none recorded

Protected status

  • Listed Building

Public access information

Is the site accessible to the public?No
Is the site visible from a public viewpoint?Unclassified

Full description

Listed grade II. Monument. Mid C18. To members of Lane family. Ashlar. Square with recessed corners. Moulded plinth and cornice, pyramid stone cap with recessed corners and ball finial. 3 stone steps at base. Inscriptions on sides to Richard Lane of Poynatts 1730, Richard Lane of Millend 1789, Rd. Lane of Millend 1785, and Elizabeth wife of Rd. Lane 1745 (B8).
South of the church the smaller Lane Mausloeum. The earliest inscribed date of death is 1739 (B9).

Sources and further reading

<4>Bibliographic reference: VCH BUCKS 3 PP51-53.
<5>Bibliographic reference: RCHM BUCKS 1 PP184-186.
<8>Bibliographic reference: DoE. 1986. LIST OF BUILDINGS OF SPECIAL ARCHITECTURAL OR HISTORIC INTEREST: BUCKS; WYCOMBE: PARISHES OF FAWLEY &C. p43
<9>Bibliographic reference: Nikolaus Pevsner & Elizabeth Williamson. 1994. The Buildings of England: Buckinghamshire. p366-367

Associated excavations and fieldwork: none recorded

Related monuments: none

Reports

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No image caption available © Buckinghamshire County Council