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Description: Lipton Headstone 8 Metres South-East of Porch of Church of St Bartholomew
Date Listed: 18 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 235960
OS Grid Reference: NZ3179288009
OS Grid Coordinates: 431792, 588009
Latitude/Longitude: 55.1854, -1.5022
NEWBIGGIN-BY-THE-SEA HIGH STREET
NZ 38 NW (East end, off)
3/90 Lipton headstone
8 metres- south-
east of porch of
Church of St.
Headstone, 1799. Sandstone. Shaped top with oval eye, above inscription in
beaded and cabled surround:
'Capt John Lipton of the George & Mary of Sunderland which was
Wrecked upon Cresswell rocks in a Tremendous Tempest at S.E.
on the Night of Friday the 5th April 1799'.
Listing NGR: NZ3179288009
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Source: English Heritage
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