Church Monuments Society

Charlecote Sir Thomas Lucy dtl

Excursion to Warwickshire, Saturday 20th October 2018


This tour will visit churches in Mid- and South Warwickshire: Bishop’s Tachbrook (Wagstaffe monuments by Cartwright, Andrew Carpenter and Edward Stanton); Chesterton (Peyto monuments by Hollemans, and Nicholas Stone, and John Stone); Compton Verney (the Verney monuments in the restored chapel by Nicholas Stone, Caius Cibber, Edward Marshall and Richard Westmacott I); Charlecote (the Lucy tombs by James and John Schorman, and perhaps by Bartholomew Attye and Isaac James); Honington (attributed to William Palmer, and by Sir Robert Taylor and Sir Richard Westmacott); and the Shirley and Ferrers monuments in the mausoleum at Ettington Park, including works by Nicholas Stone and J F Moore.

We will start from Warwick Parkway at about 10.30. The cost is £34 for members (£39 for non-members). For any further details please contact Peter Bolton, 19 Kineton Road, Wellesbourne, Warwick CV35 9NE. See below for downloadable booking form.