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Latitude: 52.0613 / 52°3'40"N
Longitude: -1.3396 / 1°20'22"W
OS Eastings: 445370
OS Northings: 240535
OS Grid: SP453405
Mapcode National: GBR 7ST.Q44
Mapcode Global: VHCW7.QGN3
Entry Name: Row of 6 Chest Tombs Along the Wall Approximately 28 Metres to 10 Metres West of Portico, Church of St Mary
Listing Date: 14 February 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1369520
English Heritage Legacy ID: 244370
Location: Banbury, Cherwell, Oxfordshire, OX16
Civil Parish: Banbury
Built-Up Area: Banbury
Traditional County: Oxfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire
Church of England Parish: Banbury St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
BANBURY HORSE FAIR
SP4540NW (East side)
6/76 Row of 6 chest tombs along
the wall approx. 28m. to 10m.
W of portico, Church of St.
Six chest tombs. C18. Ironstone. Most have panelled sides, corner balusters and
moulded ledger slabs. Chest tomb nearest the road bears inscription: 'Sacred to
the memory of William Golby who died June 5th 1741 aged 37 years and of Ann his
wife who died June 1750 aged 62 years'. Chest tomb fifth from road bears
inscription: ' in memory of John Gun (?) who died 16th June 1797 aged 69'. Group
of 6 chest tombs sited in a prominent position on the right of the main path to
Listing NGR: SP4537040536
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