Description: Faringdon Tomb Approximately 3 Metres to West of St Michael's Church
Date Listed: 23 November 1990
English Heritage Building ID: 251546
OS Grid Reference: SU2627098549
OS Grid Coordinates: 426270, 198549
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6851, -1.6214
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SU29NE Faringdon tomb approx 3m
2/77 to W of St Michael's
Monument. 1920-1 to Jane Allen, died 1920 and her husband Alexander, Baron
Faringdon, died 1934. Large free-standing bronze cast of a sorrowing female
in Italian Renaissance dress modelled with curvaceous Art Nouveau drapery
and signed at the base 'George Frampton RA 1920'. She stands at the head of
3 marble slabs, the centre one raised and bevelled with a copper coat of
arms and inscriptions, her head bowed, offering a wreath. The right-hand
slab is initiated 'GF' and dated 1921.
Listing NGR: SU2627098549
Source: English Heritage
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