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Hanby and Sutton Chest Tombs 10 Metres South West of Old Church of St. Mary, Barningham

Description: Hanby and Sutton Chest Tombs 10 Metres South West of Old Church of St. Mary

Grade: II
Date Listed: 28 October 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 111659

OS Grid Reference: NZ0772112186
OS Grid Coordinates: 407721, 512186
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5049, -1.8823

Location: Brignall, Durham DL12 9SF

Locality: Barningham
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DL12 9SF

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Listing Text


6/70 Hanby and Sutton
chest tombs 10
metres south-west
of old church
of St. Mary


3 chest tombs, late C17 and early C18. Cut stone. Each has top slab with
moulded edges. The large eastern tomb has a Latin inscription to John Hanby
d.1684, and later members of his family. To west, the southern tomb has a
Latin inscription to William Sutton d.1715 and Margaret his wife d.1716;
the northern is inscribed:

Here lieth/the Body of Mr/JOHN SVTTON son/of CAP.THO.SVTT/who was
Mr of his/company in ye year/1700 Goldsmith/in London/He Died
Decemb/in ye Year 1719/of his Age 77

Listing NGR: NZ0772112186

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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