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Two Chest Tombs in Churchyard of St Mary's Circa 5 Metres to North West of North Transept, Bampton

Description: Two Chest Tombs in Churchyard of St Mary's Circa 5 Metres to North West of North Transept

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 May 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 253379

OS Grid Reference: SP3125503343
OS Grid Coordinates: 431255, 203343
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7279, -1.5489

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)
13/69 Two chest tombs in Churchyard
of St. Mary's c.5m to NW of N

Two chest tombs, both of limestone ashlar. 1) early C19 with illegible
inscriptions. Moulded base, cornice lid and top; moulded inscription panels;
panelled pilasters. Top is damaged. 2) late C18, also with illegible
inscriptions. Short, upright chest with moulded base, cornice lid, fluted
pilasters and moulded panels. End panels have arched tops with rosettes in
spandrels. On top of chest is an elegant fluted urn, with lid, on a moulded and
stepped base. Chest is set on stone base with missing railings.

Listing NGR: SP3125703342

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Source: English Heritage

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