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Description: Heslop Gravestone in Walled Garden, 10 Metres from East Wall
Date Listed: 24 May 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 239791
OS Grid Reference: NY9370565160
OS Grid Coordinates: 393705, 565160
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9810, -2.0999
ACOMB THE HERMITAGE
20/31 Heslop gravestone in
walled garden, 10
metres from east wall
Recumbent ledger slab, 1655. Limestone. Incised inscription:
HIC IACET GEORGIVS HESLOPE
QUONDAM DOMINVS DE
HERMITAGE QVI OBIIT 15 IAN
ANNO. DOM 1655.
George Heslop was one of the earliest Baptists in the area, of the congregation
which first met in Hexham Priory in 1652.
Listing NGR: NY9370565160
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Source: English Heritage
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