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Latitude: 55.2955 / 55°17'43"N
Longitude: -1.7145 / 1°42'52"W
OS Eastings: 418225
OS Northings: 600189
OS Grid: NU182001
Mapcode National: GBR J7G6.LJ
Mapcode Global: WHC24.M5R7
Entry Name: Lambert Headstone 6 Metres South of Church of St Michael and All Angels
Listing Date: 15 September 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1041883
English Heritage Legacy ID: 236795
Location: Felton, Northumberland, NE65
Civil Parish: Felton
Traditional County: Northumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland
Church of England Parish: Felton St Michael and All Angels
Church of England Diocese: Newcastle
(West end, off)
12/126 Lambert headstone
6 metres south
of Church of
St. Michael and
Headstone, 1764 with later additions to inscription. Cut sandstone. Shaped
top has carving of cherub above oval panel inscribed 'Prepare to meet thy
God' and foliage. Inscriptions:
'Here lies Jane, who when in Life
Was Joy, Comfort: Crown and Wife
to Thomas Lambert of Old Felton
The Sweet Remembrance of the Just
Shall flourish when they sleep in Dust'
(to Thomas & George Lambert d.1770 & 1798)
'Be on your Guard, watch and pray
In the Prime of Life we're calld away'
(on reverse, to Isabella wife of George Lambert d.1812)
'In sure and certain Hope to rise,
And claim her Mansion in the Skies,
A Christian here her Flesh laid down
The Cross exchanging for the Crown'.
Listing NGR: NU1822500189
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