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Group of Chest Tomb and 5 Headstones Approximately 3 Metres South East of South Aisle of Church of S, Great Tew

Description: Group of Chest Tomb and 5 Headstones Approximately 3 Metres South East of South Aisle of Church of S

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 May 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 251857

OS Grid Reference: SP3993628862
OS Grid Coordinates: 439936, 228862
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9568, -1.4202

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)
12/45 Group of chest tomb and 5
headstones approx. 3m. SE of S
aisle of Church of St. Michael
and All Angels
Chest tomb and 5 headstones. All c.1700 Marlstone. Baroque style. Rectangular
chest tomb has a moulded base and cover with 3 shallow pilasters each side;
south side has 2 oval cartouches, one framed by scrolls bearing a partly-legible
inscription commemorating Robert King, the other framed by palm leaves
commemorating his daughter Joyce (died 1698). Headstones have rectangular panels
(2 eared) framed by drapery, scrolls and cherubs heads. Inscriptions commemorate
Ann Watson (died 1690), John Watson, Eleanor Watson (died 1704), ? (died 1689)
and Sarah Spurrier (died 1701).

Listing NGR: SP3993628862

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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