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

(197) PEASMARSH, St. Peter & St. Paul


197C Mural monument for Robert MASCALL, d. 1815, his wife and children

-  Sanctuary, North wall, above head height.

-  128(W); (H) inaccessible~Good; faded.

-  A freestone support; a black slate baseplate; the monument in mixed marbles; at the top a draped urn; in centre, M.I. (11 lines, engraved) filling most of panel; signed (lower right): 'J. BACON. FT. LONDON'.

-  Robert Mascall, Esq., of Peasmarsh Place, magistrate, d. 26 Feb 1815, aet 52; his wife, Martha, d. 11 Sep 1845, aet 76; eldest daughter, Mary Jane, died Torquay, 20 Dec 1810, aet 19; only son, Robert Curteis Mascall, Esq., died Venice, 19 May 1816, aet 21[?].