Description: Hodgson Tomb Circa 4 Metres South of Tower of Christ Church
Date Listed: 19 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 303360
OS Grid Reference: NZ3538168651
OS Grid Coordinates: 435381, 568651
Latitude/Longitude: 55.0112, -1.4483
TYNEMOUTH PRESTON ROAD (east side)
NZ 3568 NW
11/114 Hodgson tomb c. 4 metres
south of tower of Christ
Chest tomb. Edward Hodgson of North Shields, Cordwainer, one of the founders of
the Church; buried 3rd November 1690; his wife died 1689; and William Richardson,
died 1710 "Aged about 59 years". Sandstone. Rusticated corner piers, central side
pilasters, with symbols of death, and pick and shovel in low relief panels;
rounded-edged slab has deeply cut helmet, crest and mantling to blank shield.
Listing NGR: NZ3538168651
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Source: English Heritage
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