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William Dixons Tombstone Circa 13 Feet to East of Cross in St Marys Churchyard

A Grade II Listed Building in Gosforth, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.4191 / 54°25'8"N

Longitude: -3.4311 / 3°25'51"W

OS Eastings: 307236

OS Northings: 503575

OS Grid: NY072035

Mapcode National: GBR 4KGB.ZM

Mapcode Global: WH711.86D2

Entry Name: William Dixons Tombstone Circa 13 Feet to East of Cross in St Marys Churchyard

Listing Date: 21 January 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1065692

English Heritage Legacy ID: 76232

Location: Gosforth, Copeland, Cumbria, CA20

County: Cumbria

District: Copeland

Civil Parish: Gosforth

Built-Up Area: Gosforth

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Gosforth St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text


27/34 William Dixon's
tombstone c13 ft to
east of Cross in
St Mary's churchyard


Tombstone; 1729. Single slab with ornately shaped head; 2 ft wide ny 2½ ft
high. Inscribed (in script): Nigh/ to this place lies the/ lies the body of
Willia(m)/ Dixon who depart(ed)/ this life April (the ?)1729 Aged (?) (sic).

Listing NGR: NY0722903574

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