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Bale Tomb and Chest Tomb Approximately 6 Metres and 8 Metres South of Nave and 6 Metres and 8 Metres South East of Porch of Church of St Brutius

A Grade II Listed Building in Brize Norton, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7662 / 51°45'58"N

Longitude: -1.5667 / 1°34'0"W

OS Eastings: 429999

OS Northings: 207585

OS Grid: SP299075

Mapcode National: GBR 5TK.6Q3

Mapcode Global: VHC00.SVMY

Entry Name: Bale Tomb and Chest Tomb Approximately 6 Metres and 8 Metres South of Nave and 6 Metres and 8 Metres South East of Porch of Church of St Brutius

Listing Date: 17 October 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1368228

English Heritage Legacy ID: 252116

Location: Brize Norton, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX18

County: Oxfordshire

District: West Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Brize Norton

Built-Up Area: Brize Norton

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Brize Norton

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

BRIZE NORTON STATION ROAD
SP3007 (West side)
17/44 Bale tomb and chest tomb
approx. 6m. and 8m. S of nave
and 6m. and 8m. SE of porch of
Church of St. Britius

GV II

Bale tomb. Dated 1718. Limestone. Two worn inscription panels each side, flanked
by foliate scrolls to rear. Moulded cornice: gadrooned bale with skulls set in
shell hoods at ends. Chest tomb to south-east. Mid C18. Limestone. Two winged
cherubs' heads carved over inscription panel, flanked by 2 narrow panels with
trailing foliate carving: moulded cornice and capping. Commemorates John James
(died 1760) and others of the James family.


Listing NGR: SP2999907585

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