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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Northavon
Town
Tortworth
County
Avon
Country
England
Commemoration
Non-Combat Deaths
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
50520
Current location

St Leonard's Church
Tortworth Road
Tortworth
Northavon
Avon
GL12 8HF
England

OS Grid Ref: ST 70405 93350
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
PINK MARBLET TABLET ON GREY MARBLE BACKGROUND HIGHLY ORNAMENTED WITH ANCHORS, SEA SHELLS AND SCROLLS
Inscription
IN MEMORY OF/ FRANCIS REYNOLDS, THIRD BARON DUCIE OF TORTWORTH/ CAPTAIN R.N./ BORN MARCH 28TH 1739 DIED AUGUST 19TH 1808/ AS CAPTAIN OF H.M.S. MONARCH 74 GUNS/ HE TOOK PART IN THE VICTORY GAINED BY/ ADMIRAL SIR GEORGE BRYDGES RODNEY/ OVER THE FRENCH FLEET COMMANDED BY/ ADMIRAL LE COMTE DE GRASSE IN THE/ WEST INDIES ON APRIL 12, 1782
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Non-Combat Deaths
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: Undefined
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: rank,year died,regiment,forename,additional
    Order of information: rank,regiment,forename,year died,additional
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: height C 1000MM, width C 1200MM
    Materials: Marble
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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