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Latitude: 55.1601 / 55°9'36"N
Longitude: -1.6935 / 1°41'36"W
OS Eastings: 419624
OS Northings: 585130
OS Grid: NZ196851
Mapcode National: GBR J8MS.41
Mapcode Global: WHC2Q.YKQJ
Entry Name: Grave of Emily Davison Approx 100 Yards North-West of Church of St Mary
Listing Date: 22 August 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1155804
English Heritage Legacy ID: 238721
Location: Morpeth, Northumberland, NE61
Civil Parish: Morpeth
Built-Up Area: Morpeth
Traditional County: Northumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland
Church of England Parish: Morpeth
Church of England Diocese: Newcastle
MORPETH HIGH CHURCH
24/355 Grave of Emily
Davison approx 100
of Church of St.Mary
Gravestone of Emily Davison, 1913; also various family members and dates 1866-
1918. White marble. Moulded square base and tall tapering block. Multi-
moulded top bearing a cross. .
Inscribed: Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life
for his friends. EMILY WILDING DAVISON
Born Oct. 11th 1872
Died June 8th 1913
"DEEDS NOT WORDS"
Emily Davison was the suffragette who threw herself in front of the King's
horse on Derby day 1913.
Included for historical interest.
Listing NGR: NZ1962485130
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