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Grave Slab Outside East Wall of Church of St Bartholomew, Newbiggin by the Sea

Description: Grave Slab Outside East Wall of Church of St Bartholomew

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 235959

OS Grid Reference: NZ3178288016
OS Grid Coordinates: 431782, 588016
Latitude/Longitude: 55.1854, -1.5024

Location: Wansbeck, Northumberland NE64 6DT

Locality: Newbiggin by the Sea
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE64 6DT

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Listing Text

NZ 38 NW (East end, off)

3/89 Grave slab outside
east wall of porch
of Church of St.

Coped cross slab, c.1200. Sandstone, cracked into two pieces. Slightly-coped
double slab with a separate bracelet cross on each face, that on left with
foliage springing from shaft, that on right accompanied by shears. Relief-
carved design.

Unusual monument type commemorating both man and wife; there is a more steeply
coped double slab of similar date at St. Andrew's church, Haughton-le-Skerne,
near Darlington.

Listing NGR: NZ3178288016

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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