November 23rd, 2018

A few church micro's and a geocaching trail around Ross on Wye.

Foy footbridge over the river Wye. Built in 1919 by David Rowell & Co.
Support structure for Foy footbridge
suspension cables.
The river Wye from Foy footbridge
Located under an arch in the chancel, this small chest tomb dates from around the 1300's.
St Bridget's Church, Bridstow
Mid C19th octagonal pulpit with ogee-headed panels containing trefoiled openings beneath crested top rail.
St Bridget's Church, Bridstow
Stained glass windows.
St Michael's Church, Brampton Abbots
St Mary's Church, Foy
C13th effigy.
St Mary's Church, Foy
Wall painting
St Mary's Church, Foy

C14th octagonal font with moulded base. Trefoil-headed arches to sides.
St Mary's Church, Foy

Medieval stained glass east window.
St Mary's Church, Foy
Wall monument to Ann Clive of Perrystone Court, d.1907
St Mary's Church, Foy

Abrahall memorial tablet 1736, mixed marble, open segmental pediment supported on Corinthian pilasters.
St Mary's Church, Foy

Paul Abrahall memorial wall tablet, 1675. Cartouche of arms, twisted Ionic columns and wigged demi-figure carrying books.
St Mary's Church, Foy
Polychrome wall tablet with winged cherub below and Abrahall arms in pediment. Commemorates Dorothy Jones, daughter of George Abrahall, died 1690, and William Jones, died 1696.
St Mary's Church, Foy
Wall monument to members of the Abrahall family.
St Mary's Church, Foy
Stained glass window.
St Mary's Church, Foy
Window depicting Abraham, Melchizedek, Moses and David
St Mary's Church, Foy
Stained glass window depicting the Three Marys at the tomb.
St Mary's Church, Foy
Sellack footbridge over the River Wye
Designed and built by Louis Harper in 1895.
Memorial window to Frederick Leonard Woodall, 1903
St Peter's Church, Peterstow
East window depicting Crucifixion and Benediction. Memorial to George Pellew, Rector, d.1897
St Peter's Church, Peterstow
East window of south wall. Memorial window to John Jebb, Rector, d.1886
St Peter's Church, Peterstow
'The Phoenix'
by Robin Brown, 2003
Sculpture trail, Ross-on-Wye

'Ross Wild Connections Sculpture' by Tom Harvey, 2008
Sculpture trail, Ross-on-Wye
'The Spirit of Ross'
by Janice Barrett and the people of Ross, 2009.
Sculpture trail, Ross-on-Wye
'Leaping Salmon' by Walenty Pytel, 1997
Sculpture trail, Ross-on-Wye
'Mallards' by Walenty Pytel, 1997.
Sculpture trail, Ross-on-Wye

'Dennis Potter's Memorial Wall'
Created by staff and students of John Kyrle High

Sculpture trail, Ross-on-Wye

'The Snail'
Ammonite by Simon Thomas, 1999
Sculpture trail, Ross-on-Wye
Palace Pound
Ross-on-Wye
Remembrance Day poppy display
St Mary's Church, Ross-on-Wye
'Dove of Peace', patchwork
St Mary's Church, Ross-on-Wye
Monuments and memorials
St Mary's Church, Ross-on-Wye
Effigies of John Rudhall, d. 1636 and his wife Mary Pitt.
St Mary's Church, Ross-on-Wye
Effigies of William Rudhall, d.1530 and his wife Anne. William Rudhall was Attorney-General to Prince Arthur, Prince of Wales, eldest son of Henry VII.
St Mary's Church, Ross-on-Wye
Wall monument
St Mary's Church,
Ross-on-Wye
East window and altar
St Mary's Church, Ross-on-Wye
Wall monument
St Mary's Church,
Ross-on-Wye
Markye Chapel stained glass window.
St Mary's Church, Ross-on-Wye.
Stained glass window
St Mary's Church, Ross-on-Wye.
Stained glass window in memory of Alfred John Purchas, 1901
St Mary's Church, Ross-on-Wye.
Stained glass window byWalter Earnest Tower, 1926
Victorian stained glass window, 1893
St Mary's Church, Ross-on-Wye.
The Market House, built between 1650 and 1654.
Ross-on-Wye

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