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Fourteen Momuments Including Rose, Dawkins and Townsend, About 9 to 18 Metres South East of South Ea, Fairford

Description: Fourteen Momuments Including Rose, Dawkins and Townsend, About 9 to 18 Metres South East of South Ea

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 June 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 129706

OS Grid Reference: SP1515901145
OS Grid Coordinates: 415159, 201145
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7088, -1.7820

Location: High Street, Fairford, Gloucestershire GL7 4AD

Locality: Fairford
Local Authority: Cotswold District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL7 4AD

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Listing Text

(west side)

13/150 Fourteen monuments including Rose,
Dawkins and Townsend, about 9-18m
south east of south east porch
buttress in churchyard of Church of


Five chest tombs: Unidentified, early C18, to north, and Rose
1786, to south west, with three between included for group value:
Dawkins 1823, Townsend 1842, Rose 1857; and nine headstones in row
to south from east of Rose 1857, mostly late C18. Limestone.
Unidentified - large splayed plinth and capping, plain slab sides
and ends, with small recessed rectangle on each side towards west.
Rose (1786) - stepped tent top with curved top section, moulded
plinth and capping on tall double base, panelled frieze, fielded
sides and ends, with flanking reeded pilasters to sides. Tops of
panels badly eroded. Six headstones with high relief cartouches
and cherubs' heads, with plain stones to ends and centre. Dated
1775 furthest north.

Listing NGR: SP1515901145

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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