Description: MacKwood Headstone at North-East Corner of Nave of St Hilda's Church
Date Listed: 20 December 1990
English Heritage Building ID: 327942
OS Grid Reference: NZ6963206300
OS Grid Coordinates: 469632, 506300
Latitude/Longitude: 54.4473, -0.9277
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NZ 60 NE DANBY DANBY DALE
6/24 Mackwood headstone
corner of nave of
St. Hilda's Church
Headstone, early-mid C19. Tall pink sandstone slab with shaped
top and narrow raised border. Commemorates members of a seagoing
family, mostly young men who were drowned or died in foreign parts;
deaths from 1825-1837; John aged 22:
I've gained my Post and am at ease
Escaped the dangers of the seas
My Dangers past my troubles oer
Safe landed on a milder shore.
Listing NGR: NZ6963206300
Source: English Heritage
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