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2 Chest Tombs and Headstone Approximately 12 Metres South of South Aisle of Church of St James, Southam

Description: 2 Chest Tombs and Headstone Approximately 12 Metres South of South Aisle of Church of St James

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 October 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 307209

OS Grid Reference: SP4179461739
OS Grid Coordinates: 441794, 261739
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2522, -1.3892

Location: Warwick Street, Southam, Warwickshire CV47 0HQ

Locality: Southam
Local Authority: Stratford-on-Avon District Council
County: Warwickshire
Country: England
Postcode: CV47 0HQ

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Listing Text

SP4161 (South side)
13/79 2 chest tombs and headstone
approx. 12m. S of S aisle of
Church of St. James


2 chest tombs. One dated 1728, the other early C19. Limestone, the C18 tomb with
chamfered base, plain pilasters and moulded ledger, the C19 tomb with moulded
base, fluted pilasters and moulded ledger. C18 tomb inscribed: 'To the memory of
Robert Cox who/Departed this Life/the 16 Day of September/1728 Aged 73' and: 'To
the memory of/Elizabeth the Wife of/Robert Cox who Departed/this Life the 10 Day
of June/17? in the 47 Year/of Her Age'. Headstone dedicated to one who: 'HAS
BURIED/MAY THE 10/1698' and has carved surround.

Listing NGR: SP4179461742

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Source: English Heritage

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