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Group of 6 Chest Tombs Approximately 15 Metres, 12 Metres and 10 Metres North of North Transept of C, Witney

Description: Group of 6 Chest Tombs Approximately 15 Metres, 12 Metres and 10 Metres North of North Transept of C

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 252602

OS Grid Reference: SP3559709267
OS Grid Coordinates: 435597, 209267
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7809, -1.4854

Location: Station Lane, Witney, Oxfordshire OX8 6AW

Locality: Witney
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX8 6AW

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Listing Text

SP35095 (South side)
11/44 Group of 6 chest tombs approx.
l5m., 12m. and l0m. N of N
transept of Church of St. Mary

6 chest tombs, Chest tomb approximately 15 metres north. Dated 1803. Limestone.
Plain, with raised plinth and moulded cornice. Chest tomb approximately 12
metres north. Mid C18. Limestone. Plain, with splayed cornice. Commemorates
Thomas Collins, d.1788 and another Thomas, d,1829. 4 chest tombs approximately
10 metres north. Early/mid C18. Limestone. Mid C18 tomb to south-west has
cavetto-moulded plinth and cornice and fielded inscription panels, Early C18
Collins tomb to east has deep cyma-moulded plinth and cornice. Early C18 tomb to
south-east has raised corner pilasters, revealed inscription panel and moulded
cornices. Mid C18 tomb to north-east has winged cherub's heads and rosettes to
pilasters flanking revealed inscription panel; moulded plinth and cornice.

Listing NGR: SP3559509271

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Source: English Heritage

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