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Group of 3 Stone Coffins and Font Bowl 10 Metres South of Porch of Church of St Andrew, Ashington

Description: Group of 3 Stone Coffins and Font Bowl 10 Metres South of Porch of Church of St Andrew

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 235946

OS Grid Reference: NZ2398486602
OS Grid Coordinates: 423984, 586602
Latitude/Longitude: 55.1731, -1.6250

Locality: Ashington
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE61 6SW

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Listing Text

NZ 2386 (East side)

7/76 Group of 3 stone
coffins and font
bowl 10 metres
south of porch
of Church of
St. Andrew

Stone coffins and font bowl. Medieval. 2 adult and 1 child's coffins, all
with shaped head pieces. Octagonal font bowl, resting on sundry architectural

The child's coffin was found beneath the south chancel wall in the 1887
restoration; the font bowl is from the site of the former church at Sheepwash.

Listing NGR: NZ2398486602

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Source: English Heritage

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