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Statue of Wrestlers Approximately 80 Metres North West of Shirburn Castle, Shirburn

Description: Statue of Wrestlers Approximately 80 Metres North West of Shirburn Castle

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 April 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 249001

OS Grid Reference: SU6958996065
OS Grid Coordinates: 469589, 196065
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6591, -0.9954

Locality: Shirburn
Local Authority: South Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX9 5DL

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Listing Text

4/155 Statue of wrestlers approx.
80m. NW of Shirburn Castle


Statue of wrestling boys. Early C18. Limestone. Statue rests on rectangular
plinth with bowed ends and moulded plinth and cornice. Inspection not possible.
Description compiled from photographs.
(Shirburn park and gardens are included in the HBMC Register of Gardens at Grade
II; Shirburn Castle, Country Life, Vol. VII, 1900, p.81).

Listing NGR: SU6958996065

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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