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Latitude: 51.928 / 51°55'40"N
Longitude: -1.6596 / 1°39'34"W
OS Eastings: 423504
OS Northings: 225555
OS Grid: SP235255
Mapcode National: GBR 5RH.184
Mapcode Global: VHBZ6.6S0V
Entry Name: Margaret Parsons Monument in the Churchyard of the Church of St Nicholas Circa 4 Metres East of Chancel
Listing Date: 30 January 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1155286
English Heritage Legacy ID: 130282
Location: Oddington, Cotswold, Gloucestershire, GL56
Civil Parish: Oddington
Built-Up Area: Upper Oddington
Traditional County: Gloucestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire
Church of England Parish: Oddington Holy Ascension
Church of England Diocese: Gloucester
Margaret Parsons monument in the
churchyard of the Church of
St Nicholas c 4m east of chancel
Chest tomb to Margaret Parsons dated 1695. Limestone. Sides
divided into 3 panels, each containing a blind arch with keystones
and imposts, single 6-panel flower in each spandrel. Fluted
pilasters with Ionic capitals and raised diamond shaped decoration
flanking each panel. Thistle decoration within central panel,
foliate decoration within flanking panels, beaded moulding with
miniative modillion cornice above. North side same as south but
badly eroded. Incised partly legible inscription in italic at both
ends. Carved life-sized female figure in long dress on top of
tomb. Traces of lettering on pillow. (Edith Brill, Cotswold
Crafts, (1977), P65).
Listing NGR: SP2350425555
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