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 Some information may have become outdated since the date of listing.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.
National Heritage List for England Facts
- List Entry ID
- GROUP OF 3 CHEST TOMBS APPROXIMATELY 24 METRES SOUTH OF CHANCEL OF CHURCH OF ST LEONARD
- GROUP OF 3 CHEST TOMBS APPROXIMATELY 24 METRES SOUTH OF CHANCEL OF CHURCH OF ST LEONARD, THE SQUARE
- West Oxfordshire
- Grid Reference
- SP 43325 09197
National Heritage List for England Description
EYNSHAM THE SQUARE SP4309 (South side) 14/180 Group of 3 chest tombs approx. 24m. 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. 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