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Donkin and Atken Headstones and 14 Metres South of Chancel of Church of St Mary, Lesbury

Description: Donkin and Atken Headstones and 14 Metres South of Chancel of Church of St Mary

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 September 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 236992

OS Grid Reference: NU2368711690
OS Grid Coordinates: 423687, 611690
Latitude/Longitude: 55.3986, -1.6275

Location: B1339, Lesbury, Northumberland NE66 3AU

Locality: Lesbury
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE66 3AU

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Listing Text

(North side)

19/101 Donkin and Aitken
headstones 14 metres
south of chancel of
Church of St. Mary

Headstones, later C18. Sandstone. Southern stone has lobed top; carved
cherubs and flower border to shaped panel with inscription to Arthur Donkin
d.1779 and Grace Donkin d.1800. Good quality carving, well preserved.
Northern stone has shaped top with carved urns and foliage above inscription
to Sarah Aitken wife of Thomas Aitken of Alemouth (Alnmouth) d.1795.

Listing NGR: NU2368711690

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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