East Sussex Church Monuments - 1530 to 1830 - Archive of Photographs
by Professor Nigel Llewellyn

(61) CLAYTON, St. John the Baptist


61B Mural monument for Samuel BETHELL, d. 1803

-  Sanctuary, East wall, North of East window, above head height.

-  94(W) x 140(H)~Very good; discolouring.

-  Backplate, formerly painted black; an oval tablet set portrait-wise; urn on top; below, moulded corbels.

-  Samuel Bethel, A.M., rector of Clayton, d. 5 Apr 1803, aet 47; his virtues.