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Latitude: 51.7342 / 51°44'3"N
Longitude: -1.3328 / 1°19'58"W
OS Eastings: 446168
OS Northings: 204157
OS Grid: SP461041
Mapcode National: GBR 7XW.CTD
Mapcode Global: VHCXS.VN7X
Entry Name: Chest Tomb Approximately 20 Metres North East of Chancel of Church of St Michael
Listing Date: 24 June 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1048343
English Heritage Legacy ID: 249710
Location: Cumnor, Vale of White Horse, Oxfordshire, OX2
District: Vale of White Horse
Civil Parish: Cumnor
Built-Up Area: Cumnor
Traditional County: Berkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire
Church of England Parish: Cumnor
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
CUMNOR HIGH STREET
SP4605 (South side)
13/35 Chest tomb approx. 20m. NE of
chancel of Church of St.
Chest tomb. Late C17. Limestone. Splayed plinth and cyma-moulded cornice: slate
lozenges left into sides have inscriptions. In memory of Lieutenant William
Godfry, d.1694 and a staunch Royalist: one inscription reads "Here/lyeth ye
Body/of Lieutenant Willi/am Godfry who faithful/ly served King Charles ye
lst/from Edgehill Fight/to ye end of ye/unhappy/wars".
(V.C.H.: Berkshire, Vol.IV, p.403).
Listing NGR: SP4616804157
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