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Monument to Dorothy Heslop C10 Yards South of Church of St Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Ovingham, Northumberland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.9677 / 54°58'3"N

Longitude: -1.869 / 1°52'8"W

OS Eastings: 408482

OS Northings: 563687

OS Grid: NZ084636

Mapcode National: GBR HCD0.40

Mapcode Global: WHC3M.8D7H

Entry Name: Monument to Dorothy Heslop C10 Yards South of Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 7 March 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1044942

English Heritage Legacy ID: 239471

Location: Ovingham, Northumberland, NE42

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Ovingham

Built-Up Area: Ovingham

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Ovingham

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NZ 0863 - 0963 OVINGHAM WEST ROAD


22/116 Monument to Dorothy
Heslop clO yards south
of Church of St. Mary
GV II

Churchyard memorial. 1793. Sandstone. Arched top with cherub's head between
scrolls. Frame of leaf carving around edges. Inscription includes 2 verses.

Forever conscious of her heavenly birth
And dead to all the vanities on earth
Impatient to attain a purer clime
She lived superior to the toys of time

also to her husband 1822

The silent grave must be his bed
Till Christ appears to raise the dead


Listing NGR: NZ0848263687

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