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Pair of Chest Tombs to Bernard Green and Bernard Green Junior, in Churchyard of St Mary's, Circa 8 M, Bampton

Description: Pair of Chest Tombs to Bernard Green and Bernard Green Junior, in Churchyard of St Mary's, Circa 8 M

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 May 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 253369

OS Grid Reference: SP3129303320
OS Grid Coordinates: 431293, 203320
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7277, -1.5483

Location: Church View, Bampton, Oxfordshire OX18 2LZ

Locality: Bampton
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX18 2LZ

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Listing Text

(South-west side)
13/59 Pair of chest tombs to Bernard
Green and Bernard Green Jn.,
in churchyard of St. Mary's,
c.8m to SE of chancel

Pair of chest tombs: 1) to Bernard Green, 1811. Of pinkish limestone ashlar with
white marble inscription tablet on north side. Moulded base and cornice lid;
square pilasters with drapery drops in recessed corners. Oval panels to each
end, square panels to main sides. 2) to Bernard Green Jn., 1827. Of ironstone
ashlar in Gothick style. Moulded base; shallow sarcophagus lid; corner pilasters
and frieze with trefoil headed panels; quatrefoil paterae; shaped inscription
panels, one with inscription to Mary Green 1880.

Listing NGR: SP3129003325

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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