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Unidentified Chest Tomb Circa 5 Metres East of South Porch Door of Church of St John the Evangelist, Slimbridge

Description: Unidentified Chest Tomb Circa 5 Metres East of South Porch Door of Church of St John the Evangelist

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 26 April 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 131514

OS Grid Reference: SO7403903549
OS Grid Coordinates: 374039, 203549
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7301, -2.3773

Location: St John's Road, Slimbridge, Gloucestershire GL2 7BJ

Locality: Slimbridge
Local Authority: Stroud District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL2 7BJ

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Listing Text

1/84B (east side)

Unidentified chest tomb
c5 m east of south
porch door of
GV church of St John the

Chest tomb. Early C18. Limestone. Cyma top, cavetto base, lyre ends with potti
heads, and rich north inscription panel in cartouche, with potti, and square raised
mould panel plus potti south side. Inscription badly worn, one date possibly 1707. A
very fine example of Cotswold funerary art; leaning at time of survey.

Listing NGR: SO7403903549

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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