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Group of 6 Chest Tombs Approximately 20 Metres South West of South Transept and 30 Metres South of N, Witney

Description: Group of 6 Chest Tombs Approximately 20 Metres South West of South Transept and 30 Metres South of N

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 252619

OS Grid Reference: SP3561009206
OS Grid Coordinates: 435610, 209206
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7804, -1.4852

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

SP3509S (South side)
11/72 Group of 6 chest tombs approx.
20m. SW of S transept and 30m.
S of nave of Church of St.

Six chest tombs. Early C18 to early C19. Early C19 Lankshear tomb to east is
panelled with moulded plinth, cornice and top. Two early C18 tombs to north are
both plain with revealed inscription panels and splayed plinth and cornice: tomb
to east commemorates William Wright, d.1755, Elizabeth Wright, d.1722; tomb to
west commemorates Thomas and Susan Wright, and Robert Wright, d.1701, Tomb with
corner balusters and fielded panels commemorates John Wright, d.1797. Plain
early C18 Wright tomb to Wests Early Cl9 Wright tomb to south-west has panelled
sides and moulded plinth and cornice,

Listing NGR: SP3561009206

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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