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Monument 13.8 Metres South of Church of St Michael

A Grade II Listed Building in Hetton, Sunderland

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Latitude: 54.8096 / 54°48'34"N

Longitude: -1.4392 / 1°26'20"W

OS Eastings: 436144

OS Northings: 546227

OS Grid: NZ361462

Mapcode National: GBR LDDT.7P

Mapcode Global: WHD5Q.VCWQ

Entry Name: Monument 13.8 Metres South of Church of St Michael

Listing Date: 15 July 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1184771

English Heritage Legacy ID: 303165

Location: Hetton, Sunderland, DH5

County: Sunderland

Civil Parish: Hetton

Built-Up Area: Hetton-le-Hole

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear

Church of England Parish: Hetton-Lyons with Eppleton St Michael and St Nicholas,

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

Easington Lane.

8/9 Monument 13.8 metres
south of Church of
St. Michael.


Memorial : to 28 men and boys who died in Elemore Colliery disaster in
1886. By Emley of Newcastle. Grey granite pedestal on square base has
recessed columns of pink granite at corners and supports tall octagonal
spirelet, with 4 fleur-de-lis-coped gablets, broadening out to pyramid
bearing cross finial. Panels bearing names of dead on east and west;
inscription on north 'Dangers stand thick through all the ground to
push us to the tomb. Dr. Watts'.

Listing NGR: NZ3614446227

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