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Monument to Thomas Hungerford and Wife
alabaster & marble
commissioned by the Hungerford family
Chelsea Old Church
time restrictions apply
Church opening times.
frieze: O LORDE IN THEE HAVE I TRVSTED LETT ME NEVER BE CONFOVNDED Panel left: HERE LIETH THE BODIES OF THOMAS HVNGERFORD / OF CHILSEY IN THE COVNTY OF MIDD ESQVIER / THE SECOND SONNE OF ROBERT HVNGERFORD / THELDER OF CADNAME IN THE COVNTY OF WILTH / ESQVIER WHICH HATH SERVED KING HENRY THE / VIII IN THE ROMETH OF A GENTILMĀ PENCIONER AND / WAS WITH HIS MATIE AT THE WINING OF BOLOGNE Panel right: AND KING EDWARD THE VI AT MVSSELBROVGHE / FEILD BESIDES QVENE MARY AND QVENE / ELIZABETH IN THEIR AFFAIRES BEING OF / THADGE OF LXX YERES WHO HAD TO WIFE / VRSVLA MAIDENHEAD THE DAVGHTER / OF THE LADY SANDS ANNO DOMNE 1581.