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Loraine Memorial Stone C.60 Yards South-West of Kirkharle Manor, Kirkwhelpington

Description: Loraine Memorial Stone C.60 Yards South-West of Kirkharle Manor

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 September 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 239616

OS Grid Reference: NZ0119782490
OS Grid Coordinates: 401197, 582490
Latitude/Longitude: 55.1368, -1.9827

Location: Kirkwhelpington, Northumberland NE19 2PE

Locality: Kirkwhelpington
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE19 2PE

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Listing Text


8/81 Loraine memorial stone
c.60 yards south-west of
Kirkharle Manor

Memorial stone. 1728. Ashlar. c.6 ft high with rounded top. Inscribed:
This new stone was set up in place of an old
one by Sir Wm. Loraine Bart. in 1728.
In memory of Robert Loraine his ancestor who was
Barborously Murder'd in this place by the Scots in
1483 for his good service to his country against
their thefts and Robbery as he was returning
home from the church Alone where he had
been at his private Devotions.

Listing NGR: NZ0119882490

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Source: English Heritage

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