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Bale Tomb About 9 Metres South West of Porch of Church St John

A Grade II Listed Building in Burford, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.8096 / 51°48'34"N

Longitude: -1.6345 / 1°38'4"W

OS Eastings: 425297

OS Northings: 212387

OS Grid: SP252123

Mapcode National: GBR 5SW.FL7

Mapcode Global: VHBZS.MS85

Plus Code: 9C3WR958+R6

Entry Name: Bale Tomb About 9 Metres South West of Porch of Church St John

Listing Date: 1 March 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1053288

English Heritage Legacy ID: 254113

ID on this website: 101053288

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) Bale-tomb about 9m
7/11 South-West of Porch of
Church of St John.


Bale tomb. Late C17 (see date in East end panel). Illegible names.
Ashlar; moulded plinth and cornice, fluted bale, and scallops, skull
carved in scallop at East end. East end panel has enriched architrave;
panelled sides and west end with ogee moulding.

Listing NGR: SP2529712387

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