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Row of 9 Monuments in the Churchyard of the Church of St Peter Circa 2 and 1/2 Metres East of the Cross Shaft Base

A Grade II Listed Building in Little Rissington, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8779 / 51°52'40"N

Longitude: -1.7261 / 1°43'34"W

OS Eastings: 418948

OS Northings: 219962

OS Grid: SP189199

Mapcode National: GBR 4QN.8D7

Mapcode Global: VHBZK.1296

Entry Name: Row of 9 Monuments in the Churchyard of the Church of St Peter Circa 2 and 1/2 Metres East of the Cross Shaft Base

Listing Date: 28 May 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1090281

English Heritage Legacy ID: 130950

Location: Little Rissington, Cotswold, Gloucestershire, GL54

County: Gloucestershire

District: Cotswold

Civil Parish: Little Rissington

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Little Rissington St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

LITTLE RISSINGTON LITTLE RISSINGTON VILLAGE
SP 1819-1919
8/217 Row of 9 monuments in the
churchyard of the Church
of St Peter c2.5m east of
the cross shaft base
GV II
Row of nine headstones facing the path to the south porch. Mid-
late C18. Limestone. From left to right:-
a) Headstone dated 1772 with winged angel's head at top.
b) Headstone behind tree stump dated 1719. Segmental head.
Partially legible inscription with moulded surround and still-
leafed foliate marginal panels. Stylised winged cherub's head
at top flanked by small standing cherubs leaning on trumpets.
c) Headstone to Ralph Bux---. Foliate marginal panels in bold
relief. Winged angel's head at top.
d) Six headstones (one facing east). All segmental-headed stones
with illegible inscriptions within cartouche-like surrounds
with single winged cherubs' heads at the top of each.

Listing NGR: SP1894819962

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