Description: Row of 6 Chest Tombs Along the Wall Approximately 28 Metres to 10 Metres West of Portico, Church of
Date Listed: 14 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 244370
OS Grid Reference: SP4537040535
OS Grid Coordinates: 445370, 240535
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0613, -1.3396
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BANBURY HORSE FAIR
SP4540NW (East side)
6/76 Row of 6 chest tombs along
the wall approx. 28m. to 10m.
W of portico, Church of St.
Six chest tombs. C18. Ironstone. Most have panelled sides, corner balusters and
moulded ledger slabs. Chest tomb nearest the road bears inscription: 'Sacred to
the memory of William Golby who died June 5th 1741 aged 37 years and of Ann his
wife who died June 1750 aged 62 years'. Chest tomb fifth from road bears
inscription: ' in memory of John Gun (?) who died 16th June 1797 aged 69'. Group
of 6 chest tombs sited in a prominent position on the right of the main path to
Listing NGR: SP4537040536
Source: English Heritage
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