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Hopper Tomb Circa 1 Metre East of Church of St Michael, Witton Gilbert

Description: Hopper Tomb Circa 1 Metre East of Church of St Michael

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 January 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 110047

OS Grid Reference: NZ2351645298
OS Grid Coordinates: 423516, 545298
Latitude/Longitude: 54.8020, -1.6357

Location: Witton Gilbert, Durham DH7 6SU

Locality: Witton Gilbert
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DH7 6SU

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Listing Text

NZ 24 NW
(South end)
1/56 Hopper tomb circa
one metre east of
Church of
St. Michael

Headstone. Probably 1714, to Robert Hopper died 1670, Joan his wife died
1673, Isabel, daughter of J. Reed of Shotton, and wife of Thomas Hopper ,
died 1714; also of Thomas Hopper. Sandstone ashlar slab with shallow roll-
moulded edge, and roughly-chamfered back. Long, well-cut Latin inscription.
Top right corner damaged at time of survey.

Listing NGR: NZ2351645298

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Source: English Heritage

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