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Latitude: 51.7803 / 51°46'49"N
Longitude: -1.485 / 1°29'6"W
OS Eastings: 435623
OS Northings: 209195
OS Grid: SP356091
Mapcode National: GBR 6VS.9CS
Mapcode Global: VHC02.6JS2
Entry Name: Group of 9 Chest Tombs Approximately 20-30 Metres South West of South Transept of Church of St Mary
Listing Date: 3 March 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1053055
English Heritage Legacy ID: 252618
Location: Witney, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX28
District: West Oxfordshire
Civil Parish: Witney
Traditional County: Oxfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire
Church of England Parish: Witney
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
WITNEY CHURCH GREEN
SP3509S (South side)
11/68 Group of 9 chest tombs approx.
20-30m. SW of S transept of
Church of St. Mary
9 chest tombs. Chest tomb approximately 28 metres south-west. Early C19.
Limestone. Fielded pilaster panel flanks beaded revealed inscription panel;
moulded plinth, cornice and top. Commemorates Wilkinson family, including
William and George. Chest tomb approximately 30 metres south-west. Late C18.
Limestone. Unusual shape with concave sides and corner balusters; moulded
plinth, cornice and top. Commemorates Daniel Dalton, d.1813, wife Anne. d.1790.
Chest tomb approximately 23metres south-west. Limestone. Raised pilasters, with
spiral foliate and rose carvings, flank inscription panel with winged angel's
head. Commemorates Mary Collier, d.1755; reverse side has fluted pilasters
flanking fielded central paenel; moulded plinth and cornice. Two chest tombs
approximitely 20 metres south-west. Early C19 and mid C18. Limestone.
Sarcophagus-shaped tomb to north commemorates Thomas Castle and others. Mid C18
tomb to south has cavetto-moulded ribs to revealted panels, corner balusters and
moulded plinth and cornice. Four C18 and C19 chest tombs are not of special
Listing NGR: SP3562309195
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