18 Aug 2018 – Church of Mary Magdalen, Sherborne, Gloucestershire

Introduction

A remarkable church adjacent to the former home of the Baron’s Sherborne; now apartments. Full of fascinating scultpture from some of the best known: Westmacott Snr, Rysbrack, Theed amog others.

Monument to James Lenox Dutton and his second wife Jane Bond

Sculpted by Richard Westmacott I 1747-1808 in 1791.

Remarkble for the quality of the carving and the stone (probably Carrar Marble) and the skeleton.

Believed to be called Immortality trampling Death.

Monument to John Dutton

Sculpted by Burman.

Monuments to Ralph Heneage Dutton and Isabella Mansfield

Monument to Elizabeth Howard

Sculpted by William Theed 1804-1891.

Monument to Charles Dutton

Monument to Emily Theresa Stern and Edward Lenox Dutton 4th Baron Sherborne

Monument to Thomas Dutton, William Dutton, Anne Nicholas and Thomas Dutton