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Morgan Bale Tomb About 3 Yards East of Church of St Mary, Shipton-under-Wychwood

Description: Morgan Bale Tomb About 3 Yards East of Church of St Mary

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 19 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 251761

OS Grid Reference: SP2798917991
OS Grid Coordinates: 427989, 217991
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8598, -1.5950

Location: 4 Church Street, Shipton under Wychwood, Oxfordshire OX7 6BP

Locality: Shipton-under-Wychwood
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX7 6BP

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Listing Text

SP 2617-2717
7/48 Morgan Bale-Tomb about
3 yards east of
- Church of St Mary
Bale-tomb. C18. Ashlar, enriched in high relief carving. Unusual 'double-decker'
type with large fluted bale capping. Foliage carving. Four swagged corner piers.
Fielded panels; gadrooned band above first level. Henry Morgan died 1727, Rose
Morgan, his daughter-in-law in 1734 and Robert his son in 1759. The best in the

Listing NGR: SP2798917991

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Source: English Heritage

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