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Row of 6 Monuments in the Churchyard of the Church of St John the Baptist Circa 2 1/2 Metres East of, Great Rissington

Description: Row of 6 Monuments in the Churchyard of the Church of St John the Baptist Circa 2 1/2 Metres East of

Grade: II
Date Listed: 28 May 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 130888

OS Grid Reference: SP1953417142
OS Grid Coordinates: 419534, 217142
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8525, -1.7178

Location: Great Rissington, Gloucestershire GL54 2LP

Locality: Great Rissington
Local Authority: Cotswold District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL54 2LP

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Listing Text

SP 1917-2017
9/155 Row of 6 monuments in the churchyard
of the Church of St John the Baptist
c2.5m east of the David Ansell
Row of 6 headstones. Mid C18-early C19. To members of the Woodman
or Eelles families where inscriptions are legible. Far right-hand
headstone sandstone, all other headstones limestone. Winged
cherubs' heads at the top of all 5 limestone headstones. The
borders to the inscriptions of the two taller headstones are
decorated with foliate scrollwork in bold relief. The segmental-
headed headstone between these two headstones is probably the
earliest in the group and has a partially legible inscription
possibly including the date 1741.

Listing NGR: SP1953417142

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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