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HER Number:MDV10336
Name:St Mary's Parish Church, Sherman Family Memorial


16th century brass memorial to the Sherman family in St Mary's parish church in Ottery St Mary


Grid Reference:SY 098 955
Map Sheet:SY09NE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishOttery St. Mary
DistrictEast Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishOTTERY ST.MARY

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SY09NE/13/8

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • FINDSPOT (Early Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1750 AD (Between))

Full description

Pengelly, W., 1876, Devonshire Gleanings from 'Notes and Queries', 714 (Article in Serial). SDV56474.

Three figures in brass of members of Sherman family. Two dates remain, 1542 and 1583.

Corbould, P., 1968, The Monumental Brasses of Devon, 40 (Article in Serial). SDV84760.

St Mary's parish church: brass for Sherman family 1617.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV56474Article in Serial: Pengelly, W.. 1876. Devonshire Gleanings from 'Notes and Queries'. Transactions of the Devonshire Association. 8. A5 Paperback. 714.
SDV84760Article in Serial: Corbould, P.. 1968. The Monumental Brasses of Devon. Transactions of the Devonshire Association. 100. A5 Paperback. 40.

Associated Monuments

MDV10328Part of: Ottery St Mary, St Mary's Parish Church (Building)

Associated Finds

  • FDV4911 - BRASS (XI to Unknown - 1066 AD)

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Mar 22 2012 12:00AM