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Latitude: 51.8525 / 51°51'9"N
Longitude: -1.7179 / 1°43'4"W
OS Eastings: 419523
OS Northings: 217142
OS Grid: SP195171
Mapcode National: GBR 4QV.Y6N
Mapcode Global: VHBZK.5PNQ
Entry Name: Twelve Monuments in Churchyard of the Church of St John the Baptist Circa 1 Metre South of the South Transept
Listing Date: 28 May 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1090297
English Heritage Legacy ID: 130892
Location: Great Rissington, Cotswold, Gloucestershire, GL54
Civil Parish: Great Rissington
Built-Up Area: Great Rissington
Traditional County: Gloucestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire
Church of England Parish: Great Rissington St John the Baptist
Church of England Diocese: Gloucester
GREAT RISSINGTON GREAT RISSINGTON VILLAGE
9/159 Twelve monuments in the churchyard
of the Church of St John the Baptist
clm south of the south transept
Row of twelve headstones. Late C18-early C19. Mostly limestone.
From left to right:-
a) Headstone to Emma Blower, died 1818 with a plain segmental
b) Headstone to Robert Cambray, died 1810 with a winged angel's
head at the top and foliate scrollwork.
c) Trefoil-headed sandstone headstone to Priscilla Cambray, died
1854 and Robert Cambray, died 1857.
d) Plain headstone to John Wilkes, died 1781.
e) Tall segmental-headed headstone to Thomas Cambray with an
eroded inscription and shallowly carved decoration.
f) Headstone to Thomas Cambray, died 1799 with a winged angel and
foliate scrollwork in bold relief.
g) Plain headstone to Richard Matthew, died 1806.
h) Five C18 headstones with winged angel's head at the top of
This row forms part of a large group beside the churchyard path.
Listing NGR: SP1952317142
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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