14 Tombchests In The Churchyard Of St John The Baptist In Groups Of 3, 3, And 8 To North East And South Of Church

Date:
30 Jun 2001
Location:
14 Tombchests In The Churchyard Of St John The Baptist In Groups Of 3, 3, And 8 To North East And South Of Church, West Street, New Alresford, Winchester, Hampshire, SO24 9AG
Reference:
IOE01/02326/24
Type:
Photograph (Digital)

Description

This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

SU 5832 NEW ALRESFORD WEST STREET (South Side) 13/106 14 Tombchests in the Churchyard of St John the Baptist in groups of 3, 3, & 8 to N. E. & S. of Church

GV II

Late C18, early C19. To the north, east,and south of the church, within a churchyard which extends further to the south, there are 3, 3, & 8 altar Tombs, of which eleven date between 1790 and 1820. The typical form is of white smooth stone (Portland), having a finely-weathered top slab with moulded edges, the corners recessed with vertical flutes, top and bottom mouldings, the sides with recessed panels (often coupled on the long side), and with a moulded top to the plinth.

Listing NGR: SU5882032674

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE01/0123 IOE Records taken by Micaela Basford; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

© Micaela Basford. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Basford, Micaela

Rights Holder: Basford, Micaela

Keywords

Georgian Chest Tomb, Religious Ritual And Funerary, Tomb, Funerary Site, Church, Mixed Cemetery, Cemetery, Altar Tomb

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