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Group of 3 Chest Tombs Approximately 10 Metres South of Church of St Lawrence

A Grade II Listed Building in Warborough, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.6383 / 51°38'17"N

Longitude: -1.1358 / 1°8'8"W

OS Eastings: 459904

OS Northings: 193625

OS Grid: SU599936

Mapcode National: GBR 90N.7P3

Mapcode Global: VHCYH.82FY

Entry Name: Group of 3 Chest Tombs Approximately 10 Metres South of Church of St Lawrence

Listing Date: 14 May 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1181163

English Heritage Legacy ID: 248180

Location: Warborough, South Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX10

County: Oxfordshire

District: South Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Warborough

Built-Up Area: Warborough

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Warborough

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

WARBOROUGH THAME ROAD
SU5993 (East side)
9/149 Group of 3 chest tombs approx.
10m. S of Church of St.
Lawrence

GV II

Three chest tombs. Late C18. Limestone. All tombs have flat tops with moulded
edges, and the sides have fielded panels. Inscriptions on panels are now
illegible but the largest tomb (approx. 2m. by 3m.) has an inscription on the
cover commemorating Thomas Blackall (died 1779), who lived at Court Farmhouse
(q.v.) and is said to have weighed 32 stone.


Listing NGR: SU5990493625

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