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Row of 7 Monuments in the Churchyard of the Church of St John the Baptist Circa 4 Metres West of the South Porch

A Grade II Listed Building in Great Rissington, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8525 / 51°51'9"N

Longitude: -1.7183 / 1°43'5"W

OS Eastings: 419500

OS Northings: 217142

OS Grid: SP195171

Mapcode National: GBR 4QV.Y42

Mapcode Global: VHBZK.5PGQ

Entry Name: Row of 7 Monuments in the Churchyard of the Church of St John the Baptist Circa 4 Metres West of the South Porch

Listing Date: 28 May 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1340871

English Heritage Legacy ID: 130895

Location: Great Rissington, Cotswold, Gloucestershire, GL54

County: Gloucestershire

District: Cotswold

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

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Listing Text

GREAT RISSINGTON GREAT RISSINGTON VILLAGE
SP 1917-2017
9/162 Row of 7 monuments in the churchyard
of the Church of St John the Baptist
c4m west of the south porch
GV II
Row of 7 headstones. Late C18. Limestone. From left to right.
a) Headstone. Segmental head with a winged angel's head at top.
Oval inscription plaque with no legible inscription. Finely
carved margin with 'rufflet' decoration.
b) Taller rectangular headstone to the right of the latter with
winged angel's head and foliate decoration at top. No legible
inscription.
c) Headstone. Plain with partially legible inscription including
the date 1792.
d) Headstone with partially legible inscription including the name
Thomas Dassett. Winged angel's head at top. Finely carved
cartouche surround incorporating roses.
e) Headstone to Elizabeth wife of Edmund Dassett, died 1792.
Inscription in values with shallowly incised decoration at top.
f) Headstone with a segmental head and sunken inscription plaque
with no legible inscription. Single winged angel's head at top
with foliate decoration below.
g) Headstone to Joseph, son of Richard Betheridge. Winged angel's
head at top. Foliate surround.

Listing NGR: SP1950017142

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