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Latitude: 51.8095 / 51°48'34"N
Longitude: -1.6344 / 1°38'3"W
OS Eastings: 425304
OS Northings: 212384
OS Grid: SP253123
Mapcode National: GBR 5SW.FMB
Mapcode Global: VHBZS.MSB5
Entry Name: Kennet (?) Memorial About 10 Metres South South East of Porch of Church of St John
Listing Date: 1 March 1990
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1053258
English Heritage Legacy ID: 254133
Location: Burford, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX18
District: West Oxfordshire
Civil Parish: Burford
Built-Up Area: Burford
Traditional County: Oxfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire
Church of England Parish: Burford
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
BURFORD AND UPTON CHURCH LANE
SP2512 (Enlargement) Kennet (?) Memorial
7/31 about 10m SSE of porch
of Church of St John.
Bale tomb. c.1760. Enriched ashlar. Moulded plinth and frieze. 3
pilasters to long sides with high relief carving of garlands of fruit and
flowers, outer ones with putti heads; rounded capping broken out in
gadrooning over pilasters. Plain bale with 3 raised panels of vegetable
ornament; urn which formerly capped this monument (like the Aston Memorial
q.v.) removed. Scallop ends, the Western one containing a skull.
Inscriptions to Thomas (died 1731) and Rebeckah (died 1730) Kennet (?).
Listing NGR: SP2530412384
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