Virtual Tour of St Mary's Church, Eaton Bray - Pages 35-36


The Tomb of Jane, Lady Bray

On the right hand side of the chancel stands the church's only panelled altar tomb, the brass from which is now mounted on a board in the Lady Chapel.

The tomb is of Jane, Lady Bray.

Tomb of Jane, Lady Bray


The brass is interesting as a "palimpsest" brass, i.e. one which has been reused, and the plate was part of the effigy of a senior ecclesiastic in vestments, so was presumably acquired in the disposal of monastic effects during the Dissolution.

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