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Tomb of John Dobson About 175 Metres South of Jesmond Cemetery Gates, Newcastle upon Tyne

Description: Tomb of John Dobson About 175 Metres South of Jesmond Cemetery Gates

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 304665

OS Grid Reference: NZ2568665379
OS Grid Coordinates: 425686, 565379
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9824, -1.6002

Location: B1307, Byker, Newcastle Upon Tyne NE2 1NL

Locality: Newcastle upon Tyne
County: Newcastle upon Tyne
Country: England
Postcode: NE2 1NL

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Listing Text

(south side)
9/345 Tomb of John Dobson
about 175 metres south
of Jesmond Cemetery
Headstone, enclosing rail, and cross laid flat. Circa 1905 headstone and rail;
c.1865 cross. Marble, sandstone ashlar and wrought iron railings. Marble head-
stone inscribed to commemorate John Dobson died 8th January 1865, and other
members of his family to his daughter Margaret, died 1905: scroll with carved
lilies. Chamfered sandstone curb with twisted iron posts and diagonally-set
square rails encloses graves; plain sandstone cross inscribed J D lies flat in
centre. Listed for historical interest.

Listing NGR: NZ2568665379

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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