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Monument to Catherine Lumley C30 Yards South-West of Church of St Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Ovingham, Northumberland

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Latitude: 54.9677 / 54°58'3"N

Longitude: -1.8692 / 1°52'9"W

OS Eastings: 408472

OS Northings: 563681

OS Grid: NZ084636

Mapcode National: GBR HCD0.30

Mapcode Global: WHC3M.8D5K

Entry Name: Monument to Catherine Lumley C30 Yards South-West of Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 7 March 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1044943

English Heritage Legacy ID: 239473

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


22/118 Monument to Catherine
Lumley c30 yards souths
west of Church of St.Mary

Churchyard memorial. 1795. Sandstone. Tablet c.4 feet high with scrolled
shoulders and elliptical top. Well carved inscription including verse:
Yes! you are gone but who can truly tell
The silent anguish of a last fare well;
Forever gone, ah! no, those tears refrain;
Beyond the grave we still may meet again:
Forgive, blest shade, this tributary tear,
The wish, the prayer that would have kept you here.

Listing NGR: NZ0847263681

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