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

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

159I Mural monument for Louisa Maria BALDOCK, d. 1819

-  South aisle wall, towards East end, at head height.

-  109(W) x 180(H)~Fine; fading.

-  In white marble on dark grey baseplate; framed M.I. (23 lines, engraved, black, including rhyming epitaph) set portrait-wise with dropped corners within a frame; corbels with acanthus decorative; in pointed pediment, wreaths flanked by palmettes; signed (below centre): 'HENRY WESTMACOTT, LONDON'.

-  Louisa Maria Baldock, d. 18 Feb 1819, aet 26; daughter of Samuel Durrant, Esq., and Eleanor; and wife of William Baldock, Esq., of Malling House; their issue, infant son and daughter.