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Johnson Headstone 10 Metres South of Church of St Brandon

A Grade II Listed Building in Brancepeth, County Durham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.7336 / 54°44'0"N

Longitude: -1.6527 / 1°39'9"W

OS Eastings: 422458

OS Northings: 537677

OS Grid: NZ224376

Mapcode National: GBR JFWP.ZX

Mapcode Global: WHC4W.L960

Entry Name: Johnson Headstone 10 Metres South of Church of St Brandon

Listing Date: 7 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1311239

English Heritage Legacy ID: 109905

Location: Brancepeth, County Durham, DH7

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Brancepeth

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Brancepeth

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

BRANCEPETH NORTH DRIVE
NZ 2237
(South side, off)
Brancepeth Park
15/24 Inset Johnson headstone,
10 metres south of
Church of St. Brandon
II

Headstone. 1799 to Thomas Johnson. Sandstone. 1.5 metres high with shaped
top. 2 sunk panels containing low-relief carvings: Doctor's bag in left
panel; surgical instruments (gloves, forceps, razors and saw) in right panel.
Inscription reads:
To the Memory of Thomas
Johnson of This Parish who
Died June The 29. Year 1799.
Aged 75.
What I was once some may relate
What I am now is all Mens Fate
What I shall be none can explain
Till He that call'd doth call again.


Listing NGR: NZ2245837677

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