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Twelve Monuments in Churchyard of the Church of St John the Baptist Circa 1 Metre South of the South, Great Rissington

Description: Twelve Monuments in Churchyard of the Church of St John the Baptist Circa 1 Metre South of the South

Grade: II
Date Listed: 28 May 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 130892

OS Grid Reference: SP1952317142
OS Grid Coordinates: 419523, 217142
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8525, -1.7179

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
9/159 Twelve monuments in the churchyard
of the Church of St John the Baptist
clm south of the south transept
Row of twelve headstones. Late C18-early C19. Mostly limestone.
From left to right:-
a) Headstone to Emma Blower, died 1818 with a plain segmental
b) Headstone to Robert Cambray, died 1810 with a winged angel's
head at the top and foliate scrollwork.
c) Trefoil-headed sandstone headstone to Priscilla Cambray, died
1854 and Robert Cambray, died 1857.
d) Plain headstone to John Wilkes, died 1781.
e) Tall segmental-headed headstone to Thomas Cambray with an
eroded inscription and shallowly carved decoration.
f) Headstone to Thomas Cambray, died 1799 with a winged angel and
foliate scrollwork in bold relief.
g) Plain headstone to Richard Matthew, died 1806.
h) Five C18 headstones with winged angel's head at the top of
This row forms part of a large group beside the churchyard path.

Listing NGR: SP1952317142

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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