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Group of 4 Headstones Approximately 3 Metres to 7 Metres South of Chancel of Church of St Michael an, Great Tew

Description: Group of 4 Headstones Approximately 3 Metres to 7 Metres South of Chancel of Church of St Michael an

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 May 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 251856

OS Grid Reference: SP3994628869
OS Grid Coordinates: 439946, 228869
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9569, -1.4201

Location: New Road, Great Tew, Oxfordshire OX7 4AG

Locality: Great Tew
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX7 4AG

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Listing Text

SP3928 (East side)
12/44 Group of 4 headstones approx.
3m. to 7m. S of chancel of
Church of St. Michael and All
4 headstones. 1691, 1698, 1704 and late C18. Marlstone. The air nearest the
chancel in Baroque style: one with rectangular panel with bolection frame,
flanked by drops of fruit and flowers below an egg-and-dart cornice (inscription
largely illegible but dated 1691); the other a rectangular panel framed by
drapery commemorates Nicholas Ros (died 1704). Headstone furthest from chancel
has an oval cartouche surrounded by scrolls, and commemorates Catherine, wife of
Nicholas Ros (died 1698). Late C18 headstone is not of special architectural

Listing NGR: SP3994628869

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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