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Coleshill Church
Monument to Harriet Pleydell

South Wall of Nave:
Medallion with Profile Portraits

This fine monument by Rysbrack features two portraits in profile of the deceased and her husband in a medallion, flanked by cherubs. It  is to Harriet, Viscountess Folkestone, only daughter and heiress of Sir Mark Stuart Pleydell of Coleshill House and wife of William Bouverie, who was later to become the Earl of Radnor. She died on 29th May 1750.

 

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