November 23rd, 2018

Bridstow - Foy - Peterstow - Ross-on-Wye

Foy Footbridge over the River Wye.
Built in 1919 by David Rowell & Co.
Support structure for Foy Footbridge
suspension cables
The River Wye from Foy Footbridge
Located under an arch in the chancel, this small chest tomb dates from around the 1300's
St Bridget's Church, Bridstow
Mid C19th Octagonal Pulpit
with ogee-headed panels containing trefoiled openings beneath crested top rail
St Bridget's Church, Bridstow
1. 'St George and the dragon' in Memory of Captain John Ramsay Cox, killed in action at Neuve Chapelle, 1915. Window by Archibald J. Davies
2. The Four Evangelists - 'St Matthew', 'St Mark', 'St Luke' and 'St John' East Window by Hardman c.1865
3. 'Christ and the Centurion' in Memory of James Sleeman d.1889 by Burlison & Grylls c.1889

St Bridget's Church, Bridstow
C17th Cabinet
St Mary's Church, Foy
C13th Effigy
St Mary's Church, Foy
' Jesus Christ Blesses The Children'
St Mary's Church, Foy

C14th Octagonal Font
with moulded base and
trefoil-headed
arches to the sides
St Mary's Church, Foy

2. East Window dated 1630. This window is a copy of the West window in St Tysilio Church, Sellack. it was commissioned by the 1640 will of John Abrahall
St Mary's Church, Foy
Wall Monument to
Ann Clive of Perrystone Court, d.1907
St Mary's Church, Foy

Abrahall Memorial Tablet 1736, mixed marble, open segmental pediment supported on Corinthian pilasters
St Mary's Church,
Foy

Paul Abrahall Memorial Wall Tablet, 1675. Cartouche of arms, twisted Ionic columns and wigged demi-figure carrying books
St Mary's Church, Foy
Polychrome Wall Tablet with winged cherub below and Abrahall arms in pediment. Commemorates Dorothy Jones, daughter of George Abrahall, died 1690, and William Jones, died 1696
St Mary's Church, Foy
Wall Monument to members of the Abrahall family
St Mary's Church,
Foy
1. Window in Memory of George Clive of Perristone Court by Clayton and Bell
2. 'David', 'Moses', 'Abraham' and 'Melchizedek'
3. 'The Three Marys at the Tomb' in Memory of Elizabeth, Margaret, Charlotte and Mary Jones by Hardman, 1872

St Mary's Church, Foy
Sellack Footbridge over the River Wye
Designed and built by Louis Harper in 1895.
1. 'Annunciation' in Memory of Frederick Leonard Woodall, d.1903
2. 'Crucifixion' and 'Benediction' East Window
in Memory of Rev. George Israel Pellew, d.1897
3. Window in Memory of Rev. John Jebb, d.1886

St Peter's Church, Peterstow
1. 'The Phoenix' by Robin Brown, 2003
2. 'Ross Wild Connections Sculpture' by Tom Harvey, 2008
3. 'The Spirit of Ross' by Janice Barrett and the people of Ross, 2009.

Sculpture trail, Ross-on-Wye
'Leaping Salmon' by Walenty Pytel, 1997
Sculpture trail,
Ross-on-Wye
'Mallards' by Walenty Pytel, 1997.
Sculpture trail,
Ross-on-Wye

'Dennis Potter's Memorial Wall'
Created by staff and students of
John Kyrle High

Sculpture trail, Ross-on-Wye

'The Snail'
Ammonite by Simon Thomas, 1999
Sculpture trail,
Ross-on-Wye
Palace Pound
Ross-on-Wye
Remembrance Day Poppy Display
St Mary's Church,
Ross-on-Wye
'Dove of Peace', Patchwork
St Mary's Church,
Ross-on-Wye
Monuments and Memorials
St Mary's Church,
Ross-on-Wye
Effigies of John Rudhall, d.1636 and his wife Mary Pitt
St Mary's Church,
Ross-on-Wye
Effigies of William Rudhall, d.1530 and his wife Anne. William Rudhall was Attorney-General to Prince Arthur, Prince of Wales, eldest son of Henry VII
St Mary's Church, Ross-on-Wye
Wall Monument to Rev. Nathaniel Hill, d.1632
St Mary's Church,
Ross-on-Wye
East Window c.1430 - 'King Ethelbert', 'St Anne, the Virgin Mary and Bishop Spofford', 'Joachim, father of the Virgin Mary' and 'St Thomas of Hereford'. Tracery at the top of the window by Baillie and Miller, 1873
St Mary's Church,
Ross-on-Wye
Wall Monument to William Rudhall, d.1609, and wife Margaret (nee Croft) d.1609
St Mary's Church,
Ross-on-Wye
1. 'Dorcas Tends the Sick' and 'Feeds the Poor' in Memory of Ellen Bernard of Over-Ross d.1898
by Heaton Butler & Bayne
2. 'Jesus Blesses the Children' and 'Sermon on the Mount' in Memory of Thomas Purchas d.1873 and his wife Jane d.1866 by Baillie and Mayer, c.1873
3. 'Resurrection', 'Transfiguration' and 'Ascension' in Memory of Alfred John Purchas, d.1901 by Hardman, 1904
4. 'Presentation' in Memory of Rowland Tracey Ash Money-Kyrle, Archdeacon of Hereford 1910-1926
Window by C.E. Kempe and Co, 1930
5. 'St Barnabas', 'St Paul' and St Luke' in Memory of Rev. R.H. Cobbold of Norton d.1893

St Mary's Church, Ross-on-Wye
The Market House, built between 1650 and 1654
Ross-on-Wye

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