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Purvis Headstone 16 Metres East of Church of All Saints, Rothbury

Description: Purvis Headstone 16 Metres East of Church of All Saints

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 August 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 236613

OS Grid Reference: NU0581001660
OS Grid Coordinates: 405810, 601660
Latitude/Longitude: 55.3090, -1.9100

Location: 1 Haw Hill, Rothbury, Northumberland NE65 7UP

Locality: Rothbury
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE65 7UP

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Listing Text

NU 0501
(East side)
25/268 Purvis headstone
16 metres east
of Church of
All Saints

Headstone, 1786. Cut sandstone. Stone with shaped top; on west sunk panel
with cherub flanked by self-swallowing serpent over scythe and death's head,
above inscription to Robert Purvis of Ewesley d.1786; on east cherub's head
above swag flanked by hourglass and book, and inscription to John, son of
Thomas Purvis of Hollinghill, c.1792.

Listing NGR: NU0581001660

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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