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Raine Tomb Circa 8 Metres East of Church of St James, Hamsterley

Description: Raine Tomb Circa 8 Metres East of Church of St James

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 November 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 111883

OS Grid Reference: NZ1275730898
OS Grid Coordinates: 412757, 530898
Latitude/Longitude: 54.6730, -1.8037

Location: Hamsterley, Durham DL13 3RQ

Locality: Hamsterley
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DL13 3RQ

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Listing Text

11/81 Raine tomb circa 8
metres east of
Church of St. James
Headstone. Circa 1789 to William Raine. Sandstone slab c. 1.2 metres high
with shaped top. High-quality low-relief carving of 3 cherubs'heads,
asymmetrically arranged, reminiscent of similar group in former Church at
Eggleston (q.v.). Well-cut inscription to W. Raine and members of his family
died 1789-1809.

Listing NGR: NZ1275730898

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Source: English Heritage

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