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Row of 3 Headstones Approximately 20 Metres South West of Dorchester Abbey

A Grade II Listed Building in Dorchester, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.6435 / 51°38'36"N

Longitude: -1.165 / 1°9'53"W

OS Eastings: 457876

OS Northings: 194187

OS Grid: SU578941

Mapcode National: GBR 90F.SC2

Mapcode Global: VHCY8.RYHG

Entry Name: Row of 3 Headstones Approximately 20 Metres South West of Dorchester Abbey

Listing Date: 14 May 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1369091

English Heritage Legacy ID: 248079

Location: Dorchester, South Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX10

County: Oxfordshire

District: South Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Dorchester

Built-Up Area: Dorchester

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Dorchester

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SU5794 (East side)
5/50 Row of 3 headstones approx.
20m. SW of Dorchester Abbey


3 headstones. Late C17. Limestone. Small stones, 2 with heads formed of scrolls
flanking sculls above recessed inscription panels. Inscriptions commemorate
Elizabeth Bisley (died aged 4) and Matthew A(?) (died aged 3 in 1683). Third
stone (southernmost) has similarly-shaped but uncarved head and is inscribed

Listing NGR: SU5788594192

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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