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

(264) UCKFIELD, Holy Cross


264M Mural cartouche for John EGLES, d. 1750

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

-  69(W) x 154(H)~Very good.

-  In white marble; Baroque gilded scrollwork; M.I. (lines, engraved and black) filling the double convex face; above, an escutcheon, flanked by cherubim; another at the foot.

-  John Egles, Esq., of Copwood, d. 5 Aug 1750, aet 73; his wife, Mary, d. 6 Sep 1744, aet 71, daughter of George Goring, Esq., of Barcombe; issue, 1 daughter, Mary, wife of Richard Beard Streatfeild, second son of Henry Streatfeild, Esq., of Chiddingstone, Kent.