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Unidentified Chest Tomb Circa 9 Metres East of South Porch at Church of St John the Evangelist

A Grade II Listed Building in Slimbridge, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.7301 / 51°43'48"N

Longitude: -2.3772 / 2°22'38"W

OS Eastings: 374043

OS Northings: 203549

OS Grid: SO740035

Mapcode National: GBR 0L6.KSP

Mapcode Global: VH94V.RS33

Entry Name: Unidentified Chest Tomb Circa 9 Metres East of South Porch at Church of St John the Evangelist

Listing Date: 26 April 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1090900

English Heritage Legacy ID: 131517

Location: Slimbridge, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL2

County: Gloucestershire

District: Stroud

Civil Parish: Slimbridge

Built-Up Area: Slimbridge

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Slimbridge St John Evangelist

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

1/84E (east side)

Unidentified chest tomb
c9 m east of south
porch at Church of St John
GV the Evangelist


Chest tomb. Late C18. Sandstone. Moulded top, cavetto base partly concealed at time
of survey, east and west ends with fuilloche top and fluted base - a reversal of the
usual design system - and raised circular panels; elliptical panels with swags or
rosettes, north and south. Inscriptions not legible.

Lies immediately to the west of Humphrey Wind tomb (q.v.).

Listing NGR: SO7404303549

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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