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Seven Monuments Including Whitford, About 8 to 16 Metres South East of End South East Aisle Buttress, Fairford

Description: Seven Monuments Including Whitford, About 8 to 16 Metres South East of End South East Aisle Buttress

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 June 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 129711

OS Grid Reference: SP1518301156
OS Grid Coordinates: 415183, 201156
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7089, -1.7817

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)

13/155 Seven monuments including Whitford,
about 8-16m south east of end south
east aisle buttress in churchyard
of Church of St. Mary


Bale tomb: Joseph Whitford 1722; and six headstones of mid/late
C18, in row of 8 to south east, last 2 not of special interest.
Limestone. Spiral bale top in 2 sections, with shell ends and
skull to east, leaf ball to west. Moulded capping on plain base.
Plain ends. South side slightly fielded with flanking strips with
recessed high relief of cherub heads and ball flowers beneath.
North side has slightly fielded centre and wider flanking strips.
Top breaking up on west section. Two headstones have high relief
cartouche with cherub's head; one very large with low relief
cartouche, one has additional stone touching to rear.

Listing NGR: SP1518301156

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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