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Waite Headstone, 3 Metres South of Church of St Romald, Romaldkirk

Description: Waite Headstone, 3 Metres South of Church of St Romald

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 June 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 111343

OS Grid Reference: NY9952822108
OS Grid Coordinates: 399528, 522108
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5942, -2.0088

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)
29/170 Inset Waite headstone,
3.0 metres south of
Church of St.Romald

Large headstone. 1808 to Jerry Waite. Sandstone.

Tripartite curved top with raised edge has relief of 3 urns linked by garlands.
In memory of Jerry Waite, Son of John and
Nanny Waite, who departed this life January
30th 1808 Aged 4 years and 8 months.
Reverse inscribed: Though short my life and mournful was my death:
grieve not that early I resigned my breath:
The dying Child injoys his Makers love:
And lives with Angels in The reilms above.

Listing NGR: NY9952822108

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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