John Gower's Tomb

John Gower

MS Hunter 59 T-2-17 Portrait of Gower folio 6v John Gower Vox Clamantis Glasgow Univ Library

John Gower's tomb (which probably no longer contains his remains) is located in Southwark Cathedral.Click on the small images for larger versions.

The following Images are courtesy of Karen Townsend, University of West Florida.
Southwark Cathedral Information Plaque
Cathedral Cathedral
Cathedral Cathedral
Cathedral Model Cathedral Model)
Winchester House Plaque
(Located on Cathedral Model)
The plaque next to JG's tomb The tomb
Charity, Mercy, and Pity The inscription
The sepulchre The Three Books


"I throw my darts and shoot my arrows at the world. But where there is a righteous man, no arrow strikes. But I wound those who live wickedly. Therefore let him who recognizes himself there look to himself."
Vox Clamantis

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