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

(212) RINGMER, St. Mary the Virgin


212Z Mural for Sir Herbert WHALLEY, d. 1689

-  South or Springett chapel, North wall.

-  115(W); height unknown~Very good; some local losses to festoons (right side).

-  In high quality grey marble, an elegant cartouche with 2 cherubim on cornice; other cherubim; garlands.

-  Sir Herbert Whalley, Knt, born in Ringmer, died of a fever, 6 May 1689, aet 28, and interred in Trinity Church, Chester; his parents, John Whalley, Esq., and Elizabeth; his grandparents, Sir Herbert Springett, Bart., and Barbary [sic]; his wife, Dame Lucy Whalley.