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Scorer Tomb Circa 22 Metres South West of Church of St Laurence, Pittington

Description: Scorer Tomb Circa 22 Metres South West of Church of St Laurence

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 January 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 110029

OS Grid Reference: NZ3284943555
OS Grid Coordinates: 432849, 543555
Latitude/Longitude: 54.7858, -1.4907

Location: Pittington, Durham DH6 1AB

Locality: Pittington
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DH6 1AB

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Listing Text

NZ 34 SW
(East side)
7/38 (inset) Scorer tomb
circa 22 metres
south-west of
Church of St.

Headstone. Circa 1766, signed 'Robt. Kenna Fect.' on top edge moulding, to
Henry Scorer, son of Henry Scorer of Leamside 'near West Renton' (Rainton),
and members of his family to 1791. Sandstone ashlar slab c.1.3 metres high,
with elaborately-shaped top. Low-relief carved symbols: serpent swallowing
tail, skull, and winged cherub - on recessed pecked top panel.

Listing NGR: NZ3284943555

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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