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Description: Monument to Catherine Lumley C30 Yards South-West of Church of St Mary
Date Listed: 7 March 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 239473
OS Grid Reference: NZ0847263681
OS Grid Coordinates: 408472, 563681
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9677, -1.8692
NZ 0863 - 0963 OVINGHAM WEST ROAD
22/118 Monument to Catherine
Lumley c30 yards souths
west of Church of St.Mary
Churchyard memorial. 1795. Sandstone. Tablet c.4 feet high with scrolled
shoulders and elliptical top. Well carved inscription including verse:
Yes! you are gone but who can truly tell
The silent anguish of a last fare well;
Forever gone, ah! no, those tears refrain;
Beyond the grave we still may meet again:
Forgive, blest shade, this tributary tear,
The wish, the prayer that would have kept you here.
Listing NGR: NZ0847263681
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Source: English Heritage
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