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Latitude: 54.594 / 54°35'38"N
Longitude: -2.009 / 2°0'32"W
OS Eastings: 399518
OS Northings: 522092
OS Grid: NY995220
Mapcode National: GBR GHD9.VY
Mapcode Global: WHB45.3SMJ
Entry Name: 3 Headstones to Raine Family About 20 Metres South of Church of St Romald
Listing Date: 17 June 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1121858
English Heritage Legacy ID: 111338
Location: Romaldkirk, County Durham, DL12
County: County Durham
Civil Parish: Romaldkirk
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham
ROMALDKIRK MIDDLE GREEN
(North side, off)
29/165 Inset Three headstones
to Raine family
about 20 metres
south of Church
of St. Romald
Group of 3 Small headstones: William Raine died 1753; Ann Raine died 1771; John
Raine died 1772. Sandstone.
Headstone to William Raine has small semicircular top with moulded inner edge.
Sunk panel with inscription. Reverse bears poem:
The thread of life was Early spun
and Death eclipsed my morning sun
From my sad Cradle to my sable (chest)
Poor pilgrim I did find few years of rest
But now I rest my soul ... (illegible)
Headstone to Ann Raine has scrolled top above cornice. Raised panel bears
inscription of largely illegible poem beginning: Lament her not ...
Headstone to John Raine has scrolled-pedimented top. Raised panel with
inscription: HERE lyes (sic) the BoDy of John Raine who Died April 28 1772
Aged 81 years.
Listing NGR: NY9951822096
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