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Sayer Headstone, 10 Metres South of Church of St Romald, Romaldkirk

Description: Sayer Headstone, 10 Metres South of Church of St Romald

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 June 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 111346

OS Grid Reference: NY9952822102
OS Grid Coordinates: 399528, 522102
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)
29/173 Inset Sayer headstone,
10.0 metres south
of Church of St.

Small headstone. 1759 to George Sayer. Sandstone.

Overhanging top, above wide cornice, has series of 6 diminishing scrolls.
Inscription reads:

Here lies the Body of George the son of
George and Isabel Sayer who died
April ye 5th 1759 in the 4th year of his age.

Listing NGR: NY9952822102

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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