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The Reade Memorial

A Grade II Listed Building in Ipsden, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5608 / 51°33'39"N

Longitude: -1.0965 / 1°5'47"W

OS Eastings: 462725

OS Northings: 185049

OS Grid: SU627850

Mapcode National: GBR B2Z.5L1

Mapcode Global: VHCYW.Y158

Plus Code: 9C3WHW63+89

Entry Name: The Reade Memorial

Listing Date: 5 August 2002

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1088074

English Heritage Legacy ID: 489660

Location: Ipsden, South Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX10

County: Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Ipsden

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Ipsden

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Description

472/0/10016
05-AUG-02

IPSDEN
LAYEND POND
The Reade Memorial

II

Memorial. 1827. Commemorates John Thurlow Reade who died while serving in India, likely Sehaarunpore, now Saharunpur. Stone. Square plan with stepped plinth and box forming the mass of the memorial capped with steep pyramid on cill with indented course near the apex. One face of box inscribed:
JOHN THURLOW READE
ESQUIRE
SEHAARUNPORE
NOVEMBER 25TH A.D. 1827
ALAS MY BROTHER
Special interest as an early-C19 stone memorial to a Briton who died while serving in India and whose family designed the Grade II Maharaja Well at Stoke Row, Oxfordshire later in the C19.

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