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Anderson, Colley and 2 Other Headstones Approx 2-10 Yards South of Church of St Andrew, Belsay

Description: Anderson, Colley and 2 Other Headstones Approx 2-10 Yards South of Church of St Andrew

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 August 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 238542

OS Grid Reference: NZ0924482585
OS Grid Coordinates: 409244, 582585
Latitude/Longitude: 55.1375, -1.8565

Locality: Belsay
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE61 3UA

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Listing Text

NZ 08 SE

4/56 Anderson, Colley and
2 other headstones approx
2-10 yards south of
Church of St. Andrew


Group of four headstones. All sandstone tablets. From right to left:-

1) 1736. Small tablet with scrolled pedimented top, the scrolls framing a
skull. Worn inscription.

2) Anderson family 1782-1792. Approx 3 ft high with shaped pedimented top carved
with angels and scrolls.

3) Robert Colley, mid C18. Elaborately shaped and moulded pedimented top,
vigorously carved with 2 angels and wings. Skull, cross bones and hourglass

4) 1741. Shaped pedimented top carved with hourglass and skull. High relief
bones on reverse.

Listing NGR: NZ0924482585

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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