Description: Group of 3 Chest Tombs Approximately 10 Metres South of Church of St Lawrence
Date Listed: 14 May 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 248180
OS Grid Reference: SU5990493625
OS Grid Coordinates: 459904, 193625
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6383, -1.1358
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WARBOROUGH THAME ROAD
SU5993 (East side)
9/149 Group of 3 chest tombs approx.
10m. S of Church of St.
Three chest tombs. Late C18. Limestone. All tombs have flat tops with moulded
edges, and the sides have fielded panels. Inscriptions on panels are now
illegible but the largest tomb (approx. 2m. by 3m.) has an inscription on the
cover commemorating Thomas Blackall (died 1779), who lived at Court Farmhouse
(q.v.) and is said to have weighed 32 stone.
Listing NGR: SU5990493625
Source: English Heritage
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