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Latitude: 51.8479 / 51°50'52"N
Longitude: -1.9149 / 1°54'53"W
OS Eastings: 405958
OS Northings: 216589
OS Grid: SP059165
Mapcode National: GBR 3PG.2PF
Mapcode Global: VHB1Z.RTJ9
Entry Name: Chest Tomb Circa 15 Metres East of North Aisle in the Churchyard of the Church of St Oswald
Listing Date: 18 June 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1341080
English Heritage Legacy ID: 130017
Location: Compton Abdale, Cotswold, Gloucestershire, GL54
Civil Parish: Compton Abdale
Traditional County: Gloucestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire
Church of England Parish: Compton Abdale St Oswald
Church of England Diocese: Gloucester
This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 06/02/2014
SP 01 NE
COMPTON ABDALE VILLAGE,
Chest tomb c15m east of north aisle in the churchyard of the Church of St Oswald
(Formerly listed as Chest tomb c15m south of north aisle in the churchyard of the Church of St Oswald)
Unidentified chest tomb. Possibly C14 in part, C17 table. Limestone. Tomb ends canted with raised cross and foliate motifs. Thick capping with moulded margin. Head (possibly with headress) in relief and incised Celtic cross. Indentations for game of Nine Men's Morris incised into upper surface of capping. Unusually early work for a chest tomb.
Listing NGR: SP0595816589
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