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Adamson and Carr Headstones to South of Parish Church Vestry, Hexhamshire

Description: Adamson and Carr Headstones to South of Parish Church Vestry

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 June 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 240574

OS Grid Reference: NY9279857716
OS Grid Coordinates: 392798, 557716
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9141, -2.1139

Location: Leazes Lane, Hexhamshire, Northumberland NE47 0JJ

Locality: Hexhamshire
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE47 0JJ

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Listing Text

NY 95 NW
8/204 Adamson and Carr
headstones to south
of parish church vestry


Headstone 1860 and 1868, by W. Anderson and (former stone) H. Close. Sandstone.
Both have shaped shouldered heads and inscription surrounds with spiralled
pilasters, and masons' signature on right edge. Western stone has draped urn
and mourners ('IN ADAM ALL DIE') beneath ascending angel ('IN CHRIST SHALL ALL
BE MADE ALIVE'), above inscription to Thomas Adamson of Spitalshield, d.1860.
Eastern stone has robed figure with nimbus pointing to book; inscription to
John Carr of Dotland Park (d.1831) and family. Stone probably 1868, the date
of death of one son.

Listing NGR: NY9279857716

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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