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Latitude: 54.673 / 54°40'22"N
Longitude: -1.8044 / 1°48'16"W
OS Eastings: 412708
OS Northings: 530894
OS Grid: NZ127308
Mapcode National: GBR HGVD.4N
Mapcode Global: WHC50.7TZ0
Entry Name: Watson Tomb Circa 10 Metres West of Church of St James
Listing Date: 26 November 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1121613
English Heritage Legacy ID: 111876
Location: Hamsterley, County Durham, DL13
County: County Durham
Civil Parish: Hamsterley
Traditional County: Durham
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham
Church of England Parish: Hamsterley
Church of England Diocese: Durham
11/74 (inset) Watson tomb circa
10 metres west of
Church of St. James
Headstone. Circa 1787 to John Watson of Coldsides. Sandstone slab c. 1.2 -
metres high with elaborately-shaped top and tooled edge; top panel with low-
relief pair of cherub heads, showing one pair of wings, over eroded Hebrew
inscription and long well-cut commemorative inscription with inset 'hrou' in
word 'Through' - as though correcting spelling.
Listing NGR: NZ1270830894
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