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Group of 3 Chest Tombs Approximately 24 Metres and 17 Metres North East of North Transept of Church , Witney

Description: Group of 3 Chest Tombs Approximately 24 Metres and 17 Metres North East of North Transept of Church

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 252605

OS Grid Reference: SP3562609291
OS Grid Coordinates: 435626, 209291
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7812, -1.4850

Location: 2 Farm Mill 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

SFS5119S (South side)
11/49 Group of 3 chest tombs approx.
24m. and 17m. NE of N transept
of Church if St. Mary

3 chest tombs. Large chest tomb approximately 24 metres north-east. Mid C18
(c.1770). Limestone. Two winged cherubs heads above rococo cartouche; flanking
pilasters have carved foliate trails; end panel has foliate sprays with heraldic
crest; moulded plinth, cornice and top. Two chest tombs approximately 17 metres
north-east. Late C18 and early Cl9. Limestone. Tomb to north, with fluted
pilasters and moulded cornice and top, has dates 1792, 1753 and 1772 (surname
illegible). Tomb to south has beaded pilaster and inscription panels, and
moulded plinth, cornice and top( commemorates John ShutfreY, d.1812, son John,
d.1804, and wife Mary, d.1810, and others.

Listing NGR: SP3562609291

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Source: English Heritage

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