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

(212) RINGMER, St. Mary the Virgin


212D Mural monument for Lt-Col. Abraham DU VERNET, d. 1806

-  North aisle, North wall.

-  100(W) x 93 (H)~Very good condition; painted arms partly lost (since 1928?).

-  In white and pale grey marble; M.I. (6 lines, engraved, black) set landscape-wise in an oval tablet; darker grey, rectangular, slate setting; flanked by fluted pilasters, left and right; segmented pediment over with military emblems of cannon and flags in low relief; rose motif on corbels left and right; arms lost from curved basement below.

-  Lt. Col. Abraham Du Vernet, of the Royal Artillery, d. 23 Oct 1806, aet 47.