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Latitude: 51.9435 / 51°56'36"N
Longitude: -1.5478 / 1°32'52"W
OS Eastings: 431180
OS Northings: 227315
OS Grid: SP311273
Mapcode National: GBR 5RF.5GX
Mapcode Global: VHBZ8.4D3Z
Entry Name: 2 Gibbs Memorials About 25 Yards South of South Porch of St Marys Church
Listing Date: 20 June 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1052642
English Heritage Legacy ID: 251593
Location: Chipping Norton, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX7
District: West Oxfordshire
Civil Parish: Chipping Norton
Built-Up Area: Chipping Norton
Traditional County: Oxfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire
Church of England Parish: Chipping Norton with Over Norton
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
SP 3027 - 3127
3/101 2 Gibbs memorials about
25 yards south of south
- porch of St Mary's Church
2 chest tombs. Mid C19. Ashlar. The North tomb spectacular in Portland stone:
neo-classical style; to John (died 1860) and Emma (died 1859) Gibbs. Moulded
plinth and cornice, end vertical brackets with paterae Shaped top feature with
flanking scrolls, central fluted panel, coved base and corner anthemion acroteria.
The south tomb to Thomas (died 1844) and Sarah (died 1842) Gibbs: chest tomb with
moulded plinth and cornice, panelled corner piers decorated with husks and raised
inscription panels. The two tombs have a similarity which suggests the same
mason, despite the obvious difference in material and effect.
Listing NGR: SP3118027315
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