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Row of 9 Monuments in the Churchyard of the Church of St Peter Circa 2 and 1/2 Metres East of the Cross Shaft Base

A Grade II Listed Building in Little Rissington, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.8779 / 51°52'40"N

Longitude: -1.7261 / 1°43'34"W

OS Eastings: 418948

OS Northings: 219962

OS Grid: SP189199

Mapcode National: GBR 4QN.8D7

Mapcode Global: VHBZK.1296

Entry Name: Row of 9 Monuments in the Churchyard of the Church of St Peter Circa 2 and 1/2 Metres East of the Cross Shaft Base

Listing Date: 28 May 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1090281

English Heritage Legacy ID: 130950

Location: Little Rissington, Cotswold, Gloucestershire, GL54

County: Gloucestershire

District: Cotswold

Civil Parish: Little Rissington

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Little Rissington St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

SP 1819-1919
8/217 Row of 9 monuments in the
churchyard of the Church
of St Peter c2.5m east of
the cross shaft base
Row of nine headstones facing the path to the south porch. Mid-
late C18. Limestone. From left to right:-
a) Headstone dated 1772 with winged angel's head at top.
b) Headstone behind tree stump dated 1719. Segmental head.
Partially legible inscription with moulded surround and still-
leafed foliate marginal panels. Stylised winged cherub's head
at top flanked by small standing cherubs leaning on trumpets.
c) Headstone to Ralph Bux---. Foliate marginal panels in bold
relief. Winged angel's head at top.
d) Six headstones (one facing east). All segmental-headed stones
with illegible inscriptions within cartouche-like surrounds
with single winged cherubs' heads at the top of each.

Listing NGR: SP1894819962

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