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Memorial to Thomas Ramsay About 42 Metres South of Mortuary Chapels in Blaydon Cemetery, Blaydon-on-Tyne

Description: Memorial to Thomas Ramsay About 42 Metres South of Mortuary Chapels in Blaydon Cemetery

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 November 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 303791

OS Grid Reference: NZ1882762999
OS Grid Coordinates: 418827, 562999
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9613, -1.7075

Location: 18 Shibdon Road, Blaydon, Gateshead NE21 5NP

Locality: Blaydon-on-Tyne
County: Gateshead
Country: England
Postcode: NE21 5NP

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Listing Text

(south side)

4/24 Memorial to Thomas Ramsay
about 42 metres south of
mortuary chapels in Blaydon
Memorial to Thomas Ramsay, died 1873, by G. Burn, Newcastle. Erected by
the miners of Durham to commemorate his long and self-sacrificing labours
in the cause of human progress. Sandstone pedestal, with inscription on east
face, bears statue of man in Victorian dress with a scroll under his left
arm. 4 pillars with clasping bands support a tall gabled crocketed canopy.

Listing NGR: NZ1882762999

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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