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Latitude: 51.7301 / 51°43'48"N
Longitude: -2.3775 / 2°22'38"W
OS Eastings: 374026
OS Northings: 203556
OS Grid: SO740035
Mapcode National: GBR 0L6.KQH
Mapcode Global: VH94V.QSZ2
Entry Name: Unidentified Chest Tomb Circa 2 1/2 Metres South of South Tower Wall, at Church of St John the Evangelist
Listing Date: 26 April 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1340551
English Heritage Legacy ID: 131525
Location: Slimbridge, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL2
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
SO 70 SW SLIMBRIDGE ST JOHN'S ROAD
1/84N (east side)
Unidentified chest tomb
c2.5 m south of south
at Church of St John
Chest tomb. Early C18 or late C17. Limestone. Good baroque design with heavy cyma
top, part sunk cavetto base, lyre ends with rich cartouches including potti heads,
west; cartouches north and south. Remains of inscription, but generally not
legible. A good exmple of Cotswold baroque chest tomb.
Listing NGR: SO7402603556
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