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John Huntt Chest Tomb About 4 Metres South East of Porch of Church of St John

A Grade II Listed Building in Burford, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.8096 / 51°48'34"N

Longitude: -1.6343 / 1°38'3"W

OS Eastings: 425307

OS Northings: 212389

OS Grid: SP253123

Mapcode National: GBR 5SW.FM9

Mapcode Global: VHBZS.MSC4

Plus Code: 9C3WR958+R7

Entry Name: John Huntt Chest Tomb About 4 Metres South East of Porch of Church of St John

Listing Date: 1 March 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1053255

English Heritage Legacy ID: 254128

ID on this website: 101053255

Location: St John the Baptist's Church, Burford, West Oxfordshire, OX18

County: Oxfordshire

District: West Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Burford

Built-Up Area: Burford

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Burford

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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SP2512 (Enlargement) John Huntt Chest-tomb
7/26 about 4m SE of porch of porch of
Church of St John.


Chest tomb. Erected 1609. Cyma moulded plinth and cornice to heavy
ledger. Brass set in west end, depicts a diminutive John Huntt with
inscription: "I know that my redeemer/Lyveth and that I shall rise again
at the later day/here lyeth the bodye/of John Huntt of Burford/Mercer who
deceased the/15 day of March in the/year of Our Lord 1603/William Huntt
and Richard Huntt sons of the sayde John Huntt/made this 1609."

Listing NGR: SP2530712389

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