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

(159) LEWES, St. John the Baptist (Southover)


159F Mural monument for Col. William NEWTON, d. 1808, and his wife Ann, d. 1837

-  Chancel, North wall.

-  89(W) x 220(H)~Good; faded.

-  Black marble obelisk; M.I. (7 + 5 lines, engraved, black) on a rectangular white marble tablet; moulded cornice, curved apron; corbel.

-  Colonel William Newton, Prince of Wales own Regiment of Light Dragoons, d. 13 Nov 1808, aet 64; his wife, Ann Elizabeth, d. 22 Dec 1837, aet 81, daughter of Sir Edward Knatchbull, Bart., of Mersham Hatch, Kent.