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Description: Galton Memorial About 11 Yards East of the Church of St John the Baptist
Date Listed: 4 September 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 147715
OS Grid Reference: SO9158462554
OS Grid Coordinates: 391584, 262554
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2611, -2.1247
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SO 96 SW
3/38 Galton memorial about
11 yards east of the
Church of St John the
Vault. Mid-C19. Sandstone ashlar. Large square plan. Moulded plinth and
cornice; shallow pyramidal capping with central circular vent; sides have
panelled frieze, blind intersecting semi-circular headed arcading with impost
band continuing around each side and corner columns with acanthus-moulded
capitals now mostly worn away. On a small plaque on the south side is inscribed:
"THE/ FORMER VAULT/ OF/ HUBERT JOHN/ BARCLAY GALTON/ OF/ WARLEY, SALOP/ AND OF/
EWAN CAMERON/ GALTON/ OF/ EYNSHAM, OXON". The damaged chamfered sandstone ashlar
base of a former railed enclosure survives in part. A large monument which
dominates the small churchyard.
Listing NGR: SO9158462554
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Source: English Heritage
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