Description: Group of 4 Medieval Grave Slabs 7 Metres South of Vestry of Church of St Michael
Date Listed: 1 September 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 237019
OS Grid Reference: NU2486617384
OS Grid Coordinates: 424866, 617384
Latitude/Longitude: 55.4497, -1.6084
NU 2417 LONGHOUGHTON HOWICK HALL
16/128 Group of 4
slabs 7 metres
south of vestry
of Church of
Medieval grave slabs, probably C13. Sandstone. From north to south:
i) Slab with chamfered edges and incised pair of shears.
ii) Worn semi-coped slab.
iii) Plain slab with roll mouldings at angles of broad marginal chamfer,
broken in two.
iv) Similar unbroken slab.
These slabs may well be in situ; if so they form a group unique in the county.
Nos ii, iii and iv are similar to slabs in the Cathedral Yard at Durham.
Listing NGR: NU2486617384
Source: English Heritage
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