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Group of 4 Tombs C.10-12.5 Metres West of Church of St. Mary, Cockfield

Description: Group of 4 Tombs C.10-12.5 Metres West of Church of St. Mary

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 September 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 111368

OS Grid Reference: NZ1287724238
OS Grid Coordinates: 412877, 524238
Latitude/Longitude: 54.6131, -1.8021

Location: Front Street, Cockfield, Durham DL13 5DS

Locality: Cockfield
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DL13 5DS

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Listing Text

NZ 12 SW
(South side)
9/3 (inset) Group of 4 tombs
c.10-12.5 metres
west of Church
of St. Mary


Group of 4 headstones. To John Alderson died 1728, Robert Lodge died 1677,
Edward Gargranet died 1677, and E.P. and John Pearson died 1715 and 1727.
Coarse sandstone slabs c.0.5 metre high: Alderson straight-sided with canted
corners; Lodge and Gargranet goblet-shaped with shaped tops; Pearson straight-
sided with pointed top. Alderson tomb has low relief angels holding crown;
Lodge a moulded surround with top leaf decoration; Gargranet similar to Lodge;
and Pearson with central coarse EP 1715, well-cut inscription above and below
to John Pearson, and top winged cherubs cut in single scrolly line in style of

Listing NGR: NZ1287724238

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Source: English Heritage

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