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Description: Anderson Tomb About 23 Metres South of Tynemouth Priory Church
Date Listed: 19 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 303323
OS Grid Reference: NZ3736069365
OS Grid Coordinates: 437360, 569365
Latitude/Longitude: 55.0174, -1.4172
TYNEMOUTH FRONT STREET (east end, off)
10/78 Anderson tomb about 23 metres
south of Tynemouth Priory
Chest tomb, circa 1714. Members of the Anderson family died 1688-1834. Sandstone
ashlar. 4 corner and 2 side rusticated pilasters; side and end panels have incised
squares and low relief interlace, ribbon-tied bones and winged skull. Moulded edged
table top. Inscriptions include commemorations of Gerrard died 1714; Thomas,
buried at All Saints, Newcastle, died 1783; and Matthew, resident in Russia and
buried in Smolensky cemetery, St. Petersburg, died 1814. Corners of slab chipped
at time of survey.
Listing NGR: NZ3736069365
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Source: English Heritage
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