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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
West Oxfordshire
Town
Burford
County
Oxfordshire
Country
England
Commemoration
English Civil Wars (1642-1651)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
59972
Current location

To the left of the south door,
St. John the Baptist Church
Church Green
off High Street
Burford
West Oxfordshire
Oxfordshire
OX18 4RY
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 25304 12400
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Small, wall mounted, landscape orientated tablet. Incised inscription and names infilled with a gold coloured paint.
Inscription
To the Memory of Three Levellers / Cornet THOMPSON / Corporal PERKINS / Private CHURCH / Executed and buried in this Churchyard / 17th May 1649
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • English Civil Wars (1642-1651)
    Total names on memorial: 3
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 3
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Rank, surname
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
  • Church of St John the Baptist
  • Grade I
  • This memorial is protected, and listed on the National Heritage List for England maintained by Historic England. View list entry
  • More about listing and the protection of historic places can be found on the Historic England website
  • Historic England
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • Daily Mail 27 March 2007 Hattersley, Roy 'In Search of England' column

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