Description: Four Monuments in Churchyard South of Tower of Church of St Peter
Date Listed: 29 February 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 315995
OS Grid Reference: ST9276875783
OS Grid Coordinates: 392768, 175783
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4810, -2.1055
LANGLEY BURRELL SWINDON ROAD
ST 97 NW WITHOUT (east side)
8/182 Four monuments in churchyard south
of tower of Church of St Peter
Four chest tombs, C18, ashlar. Two to west:
a) Unidentified double chest tomb, mid C18, ashlar with two raised
circular plaques to north and south and single large oval
plaque to east and west. Scroll decorated angle piers and
centre piers to north and south. Moulded base and capstone,
broken forward over piers.
b) Unidentified monument, mid C18 with moulded base and cornice
with fluted frieze broken forward over flush centre and angle
piers with incised fluting. Two panels each side with incised
Two to east:
c) John Wilkins monument, mid C18, moulded base and cornice with
pulvinated frieze, fielded panelled piers and two circular
plaques each side. Round-headed end plaques. Inscription to
John Wilkins Senior, died 1824.
d) John and Mercy Wilkins monument, mid C18, with moulded base and
cornice, pulvinated frieze broken forward over foliate-scroll
decorated piers. Two shield plaques each side. Earliest
decipherable date 1788.
Listing NGR: ST9276875783
Source: English Heritage
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