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Latitude: 51.8006 / 51°48'2"N
Longitude: -1.5848 / 1°35'5"W
OS Eastings: 428725
OS Northings: 211405
OS Grid: SP287114
Mapcode National: GBR 5T4.24S
Mapcode Global: VHC00.H00J
Entry Name: Chest Tomb to Fletcher Family and Head and Foot Stone Approximately 8 Metres North of North Transept of Church of St Nicholas
Listing Date: 21 August 1989
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1367681
English Heritage Legacy ID: 253561
Location: Asthall, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX18
District: West Oxfordshire
Civil Parish: Asthall
Traditional County: Oxfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire
Church of England Parish: Asthall with Swinbrook and Widford
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
17/5 Chest tomb to Fletcher Family
and head and foot stone
approx. 8m N of N transept of
Church of St. Nicholas
Chest tomb and head and foot stones. Chest tomb c.1730. Stone. Rectangular. 2
inscribed panels to each side with ribbon and flower carved strips to centre,
and winged head and flower carved strips to left and right. Cartouche to east
end with rococo scroll surround. Plain inscribed panel to west end. Cornice
moulding to top slab. Bale top with shell-lined niches having sculls to ends.
Ribs to centre and ends, centre having flaming urn finial, finials to left and
right missing. Head and foot stone. Dated 1678. Stone. Square inscribed framed
panels with scrolls tops. All inscriptions worn.
Listing NGR: SP2872511405
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