Monument to Agnes Forsyth in Abney Park Cemetery, Stoke Newington, by James Forsyth

Monument to Agnes Forsyth (1861-64) by James Forsyth in Abney Park Cemetery, Stoke Newington, Greater London. [Click on these pictures and those below to enlarge them.]

According to the British Listed Buildings site, this monument to the sculptor's daughter is composed of “ yellow limestone, red sandstone base with granite colonnettes.” A portrait of Agnes appears in a rondel, and Christ blessing he children appears on the reverse.

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References

“Monument to Agnes Forsyth in Abney Park Cemetery, Stoke Newington.” British Listed Buildings. Web. 8 September 2012. [Listing NGR: TQ3351386654]


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