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Latitude: 55.0176 / 55°1'3"N
Longitude: -1.4172 / 1°25'1"W
OS Eastings: 437362
OS Northings: 569379
OS Grid: NZ373693
Mapcode National: GBR LBJF.Z4
Mapcode Global: WHD4S.64DS
Entry Name: Wright Tomb About 12 Metres South of Presbytery of Tynemouth Priory Church
Listing Date: 19 February 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1354986
English Heritage Legacy ID: 303318
Location: North Tyneside, NE30
County: North Tyneside
Metropolitan District Ward: Tynemouth
Traditional County: Northumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear
Church of England Parish: Tynemouth Priory Holy Saviour
Church of England Diocese: Newcastle
TYNEMOUTH FRONT STREET (east end, off)
NZ 3769 SW
10/73 Wright tomb about 12 metres
south of presbytery of Tynemouth
Porch tomb. Circa 1806 to members of the Wright family died 1795 - 1806. Sandstone
ashlar. Columns and entablature, set against shaped slab, support small casket; low
relief sarcophagus within. Historical note: John Wright of Dockwray Square was
described as 'founder of several elegant streets' in North Shields and Newcastle.
Source: H.E. Craster History of Northumberland vol. VIII 1907
Listing NGR: NZ3736269379
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