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Nicholson Headstone 17 Metres South of Chancel of Church of St Cuthbert, West Bedlington

Description: Nicholson Headstone 17 Metres South of Chancel of Church of St Cuthbert

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 235930

OS Grid Reference: NZ2605581790
OS Grid Coordinates: 426055, 581790
Latitude/Longitude: 55.1298, -1.5929

Locality: West Bedlington
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE22 5RS

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Listing Text

NZ 2681 NW (East side)

9/59 Nicholson headstone
17 metres south of
chancel of Church
of St. Cuthbert

Headstone, 1741. Sandstone. Segmental pedimented top with cherub on Ionic
pilasters with grotesque masks and flowers; relief-carved hourglass and death's
head above inscription to Frances Nicholson, wife of James Nicholson, Mariner
of North Blyth, 'Grieve not for me at your return/The Will of God why should
you mourn'. Good quality carving, somewhat decayed in parts.

Listing NGR: NZ2605581790

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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