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2 Chest Tombs and Headstone Approximately 12 Metres South of South Aisle of Church of St James

A Grade II Listed Building in Southam, Warwickshire

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Latitude: 52.2523 / 52°15'8"N

Longitude: -1.3892 / 1°23'21"W

OS Eastings: 441791

OS Northings: 261741

OS Grid: SP417617

Mapcode National: GBR 7QF.PLL

Mapcode Global: VHBXS.VNY8

Plus Code: 9C4W7J26+W8

Entry Name: 2 Chest Tombs and Headstone Approximately 12 Metres South of South Aisle of Church of St James

Listing Date: 27 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1364729

English Heritage Legacy ID: 307209

Location: Southam, Stratford-on-Avon, Warwickshire, CV47

County: Warwickshire

District: Stratford-on-Avon

Civil Parish: Southam

Built-Up Area: Southam

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire

Church of England Parish: Southam St James

Church of England Diocese: Coventry

Tagged with: Tombstone Chest tomb

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(South side)
2 chest tombs and headstone approx. 12m. S of S aisle of Church of St. James


2 chest tombs. One dated 1728, the other early C19. Limestone, the C18 tomb with
chamfered base, plain pilasters and moulded ledger, the C19 tomb with moulded
base, fluted pilasters and moulded ledger. C18 tomb inscribed: 'To the memory of
Robert Cox who/Departed this Life/the 16 Day of September/1728 Aged 73' and: 'To
the memory of/Elizabeth the Wife of/Robert Cox who Departed/this Life the 10 Day
of June/17? in the 47 Year/of Her Age'. Headstone dedicated to one who: 'HAS
BURIED/MAY THE 10/1698' and has carved surround.

Listing NGR: SP4179161741

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