All Saints (inside)'s monuments
All Saints (inside)'s monuments, Weston Longville
There are three main types of grave monument inside churches:
- Wall monuments referring to burials either in the vault within the church or else within the churchyard.
- Floor monuments usually above the deceased grave.
- Stained glass windows with text at the bottom.
This is the church where James Woodforde was the incumbent for many years. The diary that he kept has been a valuable source of information about daily life in the 18th century. Part of it was published as Diary of a country parson. www.parsonwoodforde.org.uk is the website of The Parson Woodforde Society and that is where you should go to seek further information.
The GPR holds 40 grave and 79 person records for the interior monuments.
The status of the photographing of the interior monuments is inside church only.
There have been 16 requests for photographs from the interior monuments.
The latest details for the interior monuments were added on 30 July 2015