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Description: Two Unidentified Chest Tombs Circa 15 Metres North of Sacristy at Church of St John Evangelist
Date Listed: 26 April 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 131523
OS Grid Reference: SO7404803593
OS Grid Coordinates: 374048, 203593
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7304, -2.3772
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SO 70 SW SLIMBRIDGE ST JOHN'S ROAD
1/84L (east side)
Two unidentified chest
tombs c15 m north of
GV Church of St John the
(i) Chest tomb. Early C18. Limestone. Very thick cyma top, lyre ends, rectangular
panel with raised moulding and decorative scroll supporters south side. Names not
legible, earliest date 1737. At time of survey partly ivy overgrown, and adjacent to
vigorous growing holly.
(ii) Chest tomb. Early C18. Limestone. Thick moulded top, base not visible at time
of survey, lyre ends, sunk rectangular panels north and south. Inscriptions not
legible. Invaded by ivy at time of survey. Located immediately south of preceding
A pair of vigorous examples of Cotswold baroque tomb design.
Listing NGR: SO7404803593
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Source: English Heritage
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