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Group of 3 Chest Tombs Approximately 24 Metres South of Chancel of Church of St Leonard, Eynsham

Description: Group of 3 Chest Tombs Approximately 24 Metres South of Chancel of Church of St Leonard

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 October 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 252264

OS Grid Reference: SP4332509197
OS Grid Coordinates: 443325, 209197
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7798, -1.3734

Location: Church Street, Eynsham, Oxfordshire OX8 1HW

Locality: Eynsham
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX8 1HW

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Listing Text

SP4309 (South side)
14/180 Group of 3 chest tombs approx.
24m. S of chancel of Church of
St. Leonard


3 chest tombs. Early C19. Limestone Central tapered sarcophagus-type tomb
commemorates Joseph Bowerman (died 1813) and family. Chest tomb to north:
moulded plinth and cornice, and scribed fluting to splayed corners; main panel
has tapered inscription panel with carved spandrels. Chest tomb to south:
moulded plinth, cornice and capping; fluted pilasters flank scribed inscription
panels; nowy-headed end panels.

Listing NGR: SP4332509197

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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