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Memorial plaque in St. Andrews Church – Eastleach #cotswolds

Memorial Plaque - Eastleach Church

This memorial plaque in St. Andrews Church, Eastleach reads:

Mr Thomas Howes by will dated the second day of June, One Thousand Seven Hundred and Sixty (1760), gave the sum of twenty five pounds (invested in One Thousand Eight Hundred and Twenty Seven (1827)in the Provident Bank for savings at Cirencester) the interest thereof to be laid out in bread and distributed on Easter Sunday in every year in the church porch to TWENTY POOR PERSONS of this PARISH such as the Churchwardens and Overseers, shall in their discretion think fit.

Ben Boyes and Tho. Newport – Church Wardens




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