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Latitude: 51.6672 / 51°40'2"N
Longitude: -1.7681 / 1°46'5"W
OS Eastings: 416136
OS Northings: 196520
OS Grid: SU161965
Mapcode National: GBR 4T3.HSB
Mapcode Global: VHB31.9CN7
Entry Name: Pair of Pope Monuments, About 8 Metres North East of Couling Monument, in Churchyard of Church of St Mary the Virgin
Listing Date: 4 July 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1303311
English Heritage Legacy ID: 128947
Location: Kempsford, Cotswold, Gloucestershire, GL7
Civil Parish: Kempsford
Built-Up Area: Fairford Airfield
Traditional County: Gloucestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire
Church of England Parish: Kempsford with Whelford
Church of England Diocese: Gloucester
SU 19 NE KEMPSFORD KEMPSFORD VILLAGE
8/102 Pair of Pope monuments, about 8m
north-east of Couling monument, in
churchyard of Church of St. Mary
Two chest tombs. Thomas Pope Sen., died 1759 (to north), Thomas
Pope died 1816. Limestone.
To north, moulded plinth and capping on base, fluted frieze.
Plain end ovals with low relief spandrels, sides divided into 2
plain ovals also with low relief spandrels. Stepped tent top with
curved edges and longitudinal roll moulding.
To south, moulded plinth and capping on base, plain frieze.
Recessed end panels. Sides have plain ovals in rectangular frames
with low relief spandrels and flanking reeded strips. Stepped
tent top with straight edges.
Listing NGR: SU1613796518
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