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Dent Headstone, 7 Metres South of Church of St Romald, Romaldkirk

Description: Dent Headstone, 7 Metres South of Church of St Romald

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 June 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 111345

OS Grid Reference: NY9952822104
OS Grid Coordinates: 399528, 522104
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5941, -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)

29/172 Inset Dent headstone,
7.0 metres south of
Church of St.Romald

Headstone. 1741 to Elizabeth Dent. Sandstone.

Recessed panel, with flanking fluted pilasters and open-pedimented top, is

Here lies the body of Elizabeth the wife of John Dent
who died Nov: ye 7th 1741

Reverse has a large relief of a heart in a raised moulded circle and is
inscribed to:
John Dent died Janu : ye 29th 1744 aged
76 years.

Listing NGR: NY9952822104

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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