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3 Headstones (Walton and Horn), 12 Metres South of Church of St Romald, Romaldkirk

Description: 3 Headstones (Walton and Horn), 12 Metres South of Church of St Romald

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 June 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 111339

OS Grid Reference: NY9951822100
OS Grid Coordinates: 399518, 522100
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5941, -2.0090

Location: Eggleston Lane, Romaldkirk, Durham DL12 9EB

Locality: Romaldkirk
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DL12 9EB

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Listing Text

NY 9922
(North side, off)
29/166 Inset Three headstones
(Walton and Horn),
12.0 metres south
of Church of St.

Group of 3 small headstones: William Walton died 1758; Elizabeth Walton died
1747; Mary Horn died 1767. All apparently by the same mason. Sandstone.

All have scrolled tops and recessed panels with simple inner edge mouldings.
Reverse face of headstone to William Walton inscribed:

Look mortal man as thou goes by
As thou are now so once was I,
As I am now so must thou be
prepare thyself to follow me.

Listing NGR: NY9951822100

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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