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Group of Chest Tomb and 5 Headstones Approximately 3 Metres South East of South Aisle of Church of St Michael and All Angels

A Grade II Listed Building in Great Tew, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.9568 / 51°57'24"N

Longitude: -1.4202 / 1°25'12"W

OS Eastings: 439936

OS Northings: 228862

OS Grid: SP399288

Mapcode National: GBR 6SR.7RJ

Mapcode Global: VHBZB.B2JQ

Entry Name: Group of Chest Tomb and 5 Headstones Approximately 3 Metres South East of South Aisle of Church of St Michael and All Angels

Listing Date: 18 May 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1193176

English Heritage Legacy ID: 251857

Location: Great Tew, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX7

County: Oxfordshire

District: West Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Great Tew

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Great Tew

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SP3928 (East side)
12/45 Group of chest tomb and 5
headstones approx. 3m. SE of S
aisle of Church of St. Michael
and All Angels
Chest tomb and 5 headstones. All c.1700 Marlstone. Baroque style. Rectangular
chest tomb has a moulded base and cover with 3 shallow pilasters each side;
south side has 2 oval cartouches, one framed by scrolls bearing a partly-legible
inscription commemorating Robert King, the other framed by palm leaves
commemorating his daughter Joyce (died 1698). Headstones have rectangular panels
(2 eared) framed by drapery, scrolls and cherubs heads. Inscriptions commemorate
Ann Watson (died 1690), John Watson, Eleanor Watson (died 1704), ? (died 1689)
and Sarah Spurrier (died 1701).

Listing NGR: SP3993628862

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