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Latitude: 54.4898 / 54°29'23"N
Longitude: -1.1427 / 1°8'33"W
OS Eastings: 455629
OS Northings: 510828
OS Grid: NZ556108
Mapcode National: GBR NJGJ.DB
Mapcode Global: WHD7F.FD2Y
Entry Name: Cook Headstone 2 Yards East of Church of All Saints
Listing Date: 8 May 1989
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1294441
English Heritage Legacy ID: 332999
Location: Great Ayton, Hambleton, North Yorkshire, TS9
County: North Yorkshire
Civil Parish: Great Ayton
Built-Up Area: Great Ayton
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Great Ayton Christ Church
Church of England Diocese: York
GREAT AYTON LOW GREEN
11/110 Cook headstone 2 yards
east of Church of All
Headstone, mid C18. Sandstone with shaped top. Central medallion has primitive
winged angel head flanked by leafy scrolls. Inscription below:
To ye Memory of Mary & Mary: Jane & Wm.
Daughters and Son of James and Grace Cook.
Mary did lune ye 30th 1737 in ye 5th year of her Age.
Mary did lune ye 17th 1741 aged 10 Months & 6 days.
Jane did May ye 12th 1742 in ye 5th year of her Age.
Willm did lar ye 29th 174 7/8 Aged 2 yrs 12 Mohs 16 das 7 hors.
and also lohn Thare (sic) son dyed Sept the 20th 1750.
Modern inscription on reverse to parents of Captain James Cook and also of these
children, his brothers and sisters. Included for historical interest.
Listing NGR: NZ5562910828
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