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Latitude: 52.0209 / 52°1'15"N
Longitude: -2.036 / 2°2'9"W
OS Eastings: 397625
OS Northings: 235834
OS Grid: SO976358
Mapcode National: GBR 2KV.82L
Mapcode Global: VHB14.NGHM
Entry Name: Chest Tomb About 9 Yards South of the Tower of the Church of St John the Baptist
Listing Date: 2 December 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1167389
English Heritage Legacy ID: 148503
Location: Beckford, Wychavon, Worcestershire, GL20
Civil Parish: Beckford
Traditional County: Gloucestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Worcestershire
Church of England Parish: Overbury with Teddington, Alstone and Little Washbourne with Beckford and Ashton-under-Hill
Church of England Diocese: Worcester
BECKFORD CP MAIN STREET (north side)
SO 9635 - 9736
Chest tomb about 9 yards
13/51 south of the tower of
the Church of St John
Chest tomb. Probably mid-C17. Ashlar. Moulded slightly hipped capping with
pronounced overhang and moulded cornice. Corner posts have raised decoration.
Sides have oval inscription panels with raised borders set within a recessed
strapwork surround and with a roundel at each corner. Similar strapwork and
roundel treatment of end panels. There is an illegible inscription on the
Listing NGR: SO9762535834
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