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Description: Kennet (?) Memorial About 10 Metres South South East of Porch of Church of St John
Date Listed: 1 March 1990
English Heritage Building ID: 254133
OS Grid Reference: SP2530412384
OS Grid Coordinates: 425304, 212384
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8095, -1.6344
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BURFORD AND UPTON CHURCH LANE
SP2512 (Enlargement) Kennet (?) Memorial
7/31 about 10m SSE of porch
of Church of St John.
Bale tomb. c.1760. Enriched ashlar. Moulded plinth and frieze. 3
pilasters to long sides with high relief carving of garlands of fruit and
flowers, outer ones with putti heads; rounded capping broken out in
gadrooning over pilasters. Plain bale with 3 raised panels of vegetable
ornament; urn which formerly capped this monument (like the Aston Memorial
q.v.) removed. Scallop ends, the Western one containing a skull.
Inscriptions to Thomas (died 1731) and Rebeckah (died 1730) Kennet (?).
Listing NGR: SP2530412384
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Source: English Heritage
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