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Latitude: 55.1854 / 55°11'7"N
Longitude: -1.5022 / 1°30'8"W
OS Eastings: 431792
OS Northings: 588009
OS Grid: NZ317880
Mapcode National: GBR K8YH.K0
Mapcode Global: WHC2M.WXTQ
Entry Name: Lipton Headstone 8 Metres South-East of Porch of Church of St Bartholomew
Listing Date: 18 December 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1153788
English Heritage Legacy ID: 235960
Location: Newbiggin by the Sea, Northumberland, NE64
Civil Parish: Newbiggin by the Sea
Traditional County: Northumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland
Church of England Parish: Woodhorn with Newbiggin
Church of England Diocese: Newcastle
NEWBIGGIN-BY-THE-SEA HIGH STREET
NZ 38 NW (East end, off)
3/90 Lipton headstone
8 metres- south-
east of porch of
Church of St.
Headstone, 1799. Sandstone. Shaped top with oval eye, above inscription in
beaded and cabled surround:
'Capt John Lipton of the George & Mary of Sunderland which was
Wrecked upon Cresswell rocks in a Tremendous Tempest at S.E.
on the Night of Friday the 5th April 1799'.
Listing NGR: NZ3179288009
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