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Bell, Aynsley, Stockdale and Wilkinson Headstones Approx 5 Yards South of Church of All Saints, Matfen

Description: Bell, Aynsley, Stockdale and Wilkinson Headstones Approx 5 Yards South of Church of All Saints

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 August 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 238678

OS Grid Reference: NZ0159674266
OS Grid Coordinates: 401596, 574266
Latitude/Longitude: 55.0629, -1.9765

Location: Matfen, Northumberland NE20 0RN

Locality: Matfen
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE20 0RN

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Listing Text

NZ 07 SW

14/194 Bell, Aynsley,
Stockdale and
Wilkinson headstones
approx 5 yards south of
Church of All Saints


Group of 4 headstones.

1. Joseph Bell. 1760. Sandstone tablet with enriched architrave surround and
scrolled pedimented top holding angel's head and wings.

2. Michael Aynsley. 1816. Sandstone. Shaped top and moulded surround. In
the top a shield with festoons and symbols of eternity.

3. William Stockdale. 179?. Sandstone. Scrolled pedimented top holding a
shell. Recessed panel with enriched moulding, carved with an angel and a dove.

4. William Wilkinson. 1811. Sandstone. Shaped top carved with a weeping
woman framed by a scroll inscribed "There is but a step between me and death".
Rosettes and symbols of eternity on either side.

Listing NGR: NZ0159674266

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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