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Whitfield Headstone 20 Metres South of Church of the Holy Cross

A Grade II Listed Building in Haltwhistle, Northumberland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.9698 / 54°58'11"N

Longitude: -2.4579 / 2°27'28"W

OS Eastings: 370786

OS Northings: 564008

OS Grid: NY707640

Mapcode National: GBR CB8Z.P7

Mapcode Global: WH912.6BVW

Entry Name: Whitfield Headstone 20 Metres South of Church of the Holy Cross

Listing Date: 27 July 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1156296

English Heritage Legacy ID: 240759

Location: Haltwhistle, Northumberland, NE49

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Haltwhistle

Built-Up Area: Haltwhistle

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Haltwhistle Holy Cross

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

HALTWHISTLE MARKET PLACE
NY 7064
(South side, off)
20/25 Whitfield headstone
20 metres south
of Church of the
Holy Cross
II

Large headstone. 1840 to Rebecca Whitfield. Sculpted by T. Raper (name
inscribed in plinth). 2 stages on moulded base. Upper stage has tapering
sides narrowing to triangular top; bold relief of urn on base with carved
anchor and ropes. Lower stage has gadrooned top and tapering sides narrowing
to base. Lower stage inscribed:

In memory of Rebecca, the beloved wife of Edward Whitfield
Of Newcastle on Tyne, Shipowner and Merchant, and daughter
of Lewis Nanney Esquire of Haltwhistle, who departed this
life on the 16th day of November 1840 in the 27th year of
her age and who with her INFANT BABY lies here interred.


Listing NGR: NY7078664008

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