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Unidentified Chest Tomb Circa 5 Metres East of South Porch Door of Church of St John the Evangelist

A Grade II* Listed Building in Slimbridge, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7301 / 51°43'48"N

Longitude: -2.3773 / 2°22'38"W

OS Eastings: 374039

OS Northings: 203549

OS Grid: SO740035

Mapcode National: GBR 0L6.KRL

Mapcode Global: VH94V.RS23

Entry Name: Unidentified Chest Tomb Circa 5 Metres East of South Porch Door of Church of St John the Evangelist

Listing Date: 26 April 1984

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1090899

English Heritage Legacy ID: 131514

Location: Slimbridge, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL2

County: Gloucestershire

District: Stroud

Civil Parish: Slimbridge

Built-Up Area: Slimbridge

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Slimbridge St John Evangelist

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

SO 70 SW SLIMBRIDGE ST JOHN'S ROAD
1/84B (east side)

Unidentified chest tomb
c5 m east of south
porch door of
GV church of St John the
Evangelist
II*


Chest tomb. Early C18. Limestone. Cyma top, cavetto base, lyre ends with potti
heads, and rich north inscription panel in cartouche, with potti, and square raised
mould panel plus potti south side. Inscription badly worn, one date possibly 1707. A
very fine example of Cotswold funerary art; leaning at time of survey.


Listing NGR: SO7403903549

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