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Blenkinsopp Headstone 1.0 Metre South of Church of the Holy Cross, Haltwhistle

Description: Blenkinsopp Headstone 1.0 Metre South of Church of the Holy Cross

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 July 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 240756

OS Grid Reference: NY7077164030
OS Grid Coordinates: 370771, 564030
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9700, -2.4581

Location: Black Bull Lane, Haltwhistle, Northumberland NE49 0AA

Locality: Haltwhistle
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE49 0AA

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Listing Text

NY 7064
(South side, off)
20/22 Blenkinsopp
headstone 1.0 metre
south of Church of
the Holy Cross

Large headstone to John Blenkinsopp died 1822. Sandstone. Reeded border.
Semicircular top has sunk panel containing relief shield with Blenkinsopp
crest surmounted by bent arm grasping sword. Large shield below revealed by
drawn-back carved drapery bearing motto: PERSEVERANCE. Shield inscribed to
John Blenkinsopp, his brother Thomas and their sister Elizabeth. Shield
flanked at base by reliefs of stacked books crowned by lamps with flames.

Listing NGR: NY7077164030

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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