History of St Mary the Virgin Church Chipping Norton

St Mary the Virgin Church Chipping Norton is in Chipping Norton.

After 29 Jul 1509. St Mary the Virgin Church Chipping Norton. Monument to Richard "The Elder" Croft -1509 and Eleanor Cornwall 1428-1519. Finely made in alabaster. Fluted Period. Two complete effigies,still Gothic in line and detail, on a crocketed niched chest with angels and shields. Chunky Lions Mane. Chest with Weepers. Chest with Angels with Rounded Wings holding Shields. Gabled Headress with Lappets.

On 21 Dec 1579 Thomas Richards -1579 died. Monument to Thomas Richards -1579. In 1603 Elizabeth Fiennes 1523-1603 (80) died.

Monument in St Mary the Virgin Church Chipping Norton. Finely made in alabaster. Elizabethan Period. Renaissance chest with stripped-down strapwork. Rush Mat. Dress Folds at Feet. Ruff. Possibly Richard and Gabriel Royley of Burton upon Trent.