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Chest Tomb to Thomas and Elizabeth Townsend, in Churchyard of St Mary's, Circa 7 Metres South East of South Transept

A Grade II Listed Building in Bampton, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.7276 / 51°43'39"N

Longitude: -1.5486 / 1°32'54"W

OS Eastings: 431276

OS Northings: 203308

OS Grid: SP312033

Mapcode National: GBR 5TY.R93

Mapcode Global: VHC07.3TPZ

Entry Name: Chest Tomb to Thomas and Elizabeth Townsend, in Churchyard of St Mary's, Circa 7 Metres South East of South Transept

Listing Date: 4 May 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1198504

English Heritage Legacy ID: 253372

Location: Bampton, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX18

County: Oxfordshire

District: West Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Bampton

Built-Up Area: Bampton (West Oxfordshire)

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Bampton with Clanfield

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

(South-west side)
13/62 Chest tomb to Thomas and
Elizabeth Townsend, in
churchyard of St. Mary's, c.7m
SE of S transept

Chest tomb with inscriptions to Elizabeth Townsend, 1802, and to Thomas
Townsend. Limestone ashlar. Moulded base and cornice lid, recessed corners with
square fluted pilasters. South inscription panel has delicate foliage carved in
shallow relief; north panel is oval, with shallow carvings of cherub heads and
scrolls in spandrels.

Listing NGR: SP3127603308

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