Font, general view.

Image of the feature "V. Furnishings: 1. Fonts: " at Car Colston.

by Simon Kirsop.

Situated beside the W pillar of the N aisle. A plain lead-lined cylindrical sandstone tub sitting on a cylindrical base of ashlar stones integral with the pillar and a square plinth, both of later date. Roll moulding round the outer rim, damaged and repaired on the W side. A crack running round the middle has been repaired with lead. Chisel marks on rim.


ext. diameter of tub 0.75 m
h. (incl. circular base) 0. 91 m
h. of tub (excl. circular base) 0.51 m
int. diam. of tub 0.65 m