Group of 3 Chest Tombs c. 24 M S of Chancel of Church of St Leonard

3 chest tombs. Early C19. Limestone Central tapered sarcophagus-type tomb commemorates Joseph Bowerman (died 1813) and family.

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
582598
Names
Group of 3 Chest Tombs c. 24 M S of Chancel of Church of St Leonard
Coordinates
51.7797710° N, 1.3733860° W
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Listed on
Grade II listed building
listed building (England)

Location Map

Aerial view of Group of 3 Chest Tombs c. 24 M S of Chancel of Church of St Leonard
Location map of Group of 3 Chest Tombs c. 24 M S of Chancel of Church of St Leonard. Click image for a larger, interactive view.

Aerial View

Aerial view of Group of 3 Chest Tombs c. 24 M S of Chancel of Church of St Leonard
Aerial view of Group of 3 Chest Tombs c. 24 M S of Chancel of Church of St Leonard. Click image for a larger, interactive view.

Timeline

17 Oct 1988

Group of 3 Chest Tombs c. 24 M S of Chancel of Church of St Leonard designated a Grade II listed building

National Heritage List for England Data

Group of 3 Chest Tombs c. 24 M S of Chancel of Church of St Leonard is listed on the National Heritage List for England with the following data. Some information may have become outdated since the date of listing. Text courtesy of Historic England. © Crown Copyright, reprinted under the Open Government License.

List Entry ID
1283707
Grade
II
Name
GROUP OF 3 CHEST TOMBS APPROXIMATELY 24 METRES SOUTH OF CHANCEL OF CHURCH OF ST LEONARD
Location
GROUP OF 3 CHEST TOMBS APPROXIMATELY 24 METRES SOUTH OF CHANCEL OF CHURCH OF ST LEONARD, THE SQUARE
Parish
Eynsham
District
West Oxfordshire
County
Oxfordshire
Grid Reference
SP 43325 09197

EYNSHAM THE SQUARE SP4309 (South side) 14/180 Group of 3 chest tombs approx. 24m. S of chancel of Church of St. Leonard

GV II

3 chest tombs. Early C19. Limestone Central tapered sarcophagus-type tomb commemorates Joseph Bowerman (died 1813) and family. Chest tomb to north: moulded plinth and cornice, and scribed fluting to splayed corners; main panel has tapered inscription panel with carved spandrels. Chest tomb to south: moulded plinth, cornice and capping; fluted pilasters flank scribed inscription panels; nowy-headed end panels.

Listing NGR: SP4332509197

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Bibliography

  1. “GROUP OF 3 CHEST TOMBS APPROXIMATELY 24 METRES SOUTH OF CHANCEL OF CHURCH OF ST LEONARD.” The National Heritage List for England. Web. Accessed 8 Oct. 2013. <https://historicengland.org.uk/listing/the-list/list-entry/1283707>