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Latitude: 51.8525 / 51°51'9"N
Longitude: -1.718 / 1°43'4"W
OS Eastings: 419520
OS Northings: 217140
OS Grid: SP195171
Mapcode National: GBR 4QV.Y6P
Mapcode Global: VHBZK.5PMQ
Entry Name: Group of 6 Monuments in the Churcy Yard of the Church of St John the Baptist Circa 1 to 2 Metres South of the South Transept
Listing Date: 28 May 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1340870
English Heritage Legacy ID: 130893
Location: Great Rissington, Cotswold, Gloucestershire, GL54
Civil Parish: Great Rissington
Built-Up Area: Great Rissington
Traditional County: Gloucestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire
Church of England Parish: Great Rissington St John the Baptist
Church of England Diocese: Gloucester
GREAT RISSINGTON GREAT RISSINGTON VILLAGE
9/160 Group of 6 monuments in the church-
yard of the Church of St John the
Baptist cl-2m south of the south
Group of 6 monuments comprising 2 chest tombs and three early stone
coffin lids and headstone. Limestone.
Unidentified chest tomb on the eastern edge of the group. Mid
C18. No legible inscriptions. Quarter balusters at the corners.
Thick capping with a moulded margin.
Three early limestone coffin lids, reputedly the coffins of
crusaders, immediately to the north (possible originally inside the
church). The left-hand coffin lid is complete the other two are
broken off at the bottom. All three have simple raised cross on
the upper surface.
Unidentified low set chest tomb to the west of the latter.
Limestone. Stone built construction. Thick capping with a moulded
Single headstone to Elizabeth Gill. Late C18. Winged angel's head
at the top, cartouche-like foliate scrollwork surround.
Listing NGR: SP1952017140
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