Vault at St Leonard’s Church, Butleigh, Somerset commemorating Captain Alexander Hood RN d. 1798
Classical dentilated Doric entablature with triglyphs and carved flowers on the frieze (similar to sarcophagus of Cornelius Lucius Scipio Barbatus).
Gravestone at St Mary’s Church, Isles of Scilly commemorating Charles John Mumford d. 1909
Memorial at St Mildred’s Church, Whippingham, Isle of Wight, commemorating Ivor Hunter Terry d. 1920
Gravestone at Holy Trinity Old Church, Bothenhampton, Dorset, commemorating Captain Robert Angel RN d. 1868
Carved with foul anchor and crossed flags.
Memorial tile in All Saints Church, Brightlingsea, Essex, commemorating Thomas Tillett d. 1891
Gravestone at Tynemouth Priory commemorating George Donnison d. 1788
Carved with flowers.
Memorial at St Nicholas’s Church, Rushbrooke, Suffolk commemorating Captain Jermyn Rushbrooke, RN d. 1968
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