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Forster Tomb 7 Metres South Aisle of Church of St Mary, Newbiggin by the Sea

Description: Forster Tomb 7 Metres South Aisle of Church of St Mary

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 235904

OS Grid Reference: NZ3014688830
OS Grid Coordinates: 430146, 588830
Latitude/Longitude: 55.1928, -1.5280

Location: A197, Wansbeck, Northumberland NE63 9YA

Locality: Newbiggin by the Sea
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE63 9YA

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Listing Text

NZ 38 NW

3/33 Forster tomb 7
metres south of
south aisle of
Church of St. Mary

Table tomb, 1800. Sandstone. Slab with moulded edge on 6 square legs;
inscription to George Forster .... "in his last Will and Testament he bequeathed
£1200 for Educating twenty five children belonging to the poor inhabitants of
this Parish for evermore".

Listing NGR: NZ3014688830

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Source: English Heritage

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