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Statue of Wrestlers Approximately 80 Metres North West of Shirburn Castle

A Grade II Listed Building in Shirburn, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.6591 / 51°39'32"N

Longitude: -0.9954 / 0°59'43"W

OS Eastings: 469589

OS Northings: 196065

OS Grid: SU695960

Mapcode National: GBR B1S.TDJ

Mapcode Global: VHDVT.PKNH

Entry Name: Statue of Wrestlers Approximately 80 Metres North West of Shirburn Castle

Listing Date: 3 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1368872

English Heritage Legacy ID: 249001

Location: Shirburn, South Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX49

County: Oxfordshire

District: South Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Shirburn

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Pyrton and Shirburn

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

4/155 Statue of wrestlers approx.
80m. NW of Shirburn Castle


Statue of wrestling boys. Early C18. Limestone. Statue rests on rectangular
plinth with bowed ends and moulded plinth and cornice. Inspection not possible.
Description compiled from photographs.
(Shirburn park and gardens are included in the HBMC Register of Gardens at Grade
II; Shirburn Castle, Country Life, Vol. VII, 1900, p.81).

Listing NGR: SU6958996065

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