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St MARY’S, Swinbrook

St MARY’S, Swinbrook
St MARY’S, Swinbrook

12th century parish church most famous for its Fettiplace memorials, two ornate carved 17th century monuments each featuring three recumbent effigies of members of the local Fettiplace family. The churchyard also contains the graves of four of the Mitford sisters, Nancy, Unity, Diana and Pamela and their parents. A further notable memorial is to HMS P514. The church also contains 15th century misericords and is in a charming location.

Location/Address: Pebble Court
County: Oxfordshire
Post Code: OX18 4DY
Main Historic Period: Medieval
Link to featured article: Mitfords, Fettiplaces and P514
Primary Management: Church authorities
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