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Latitude: 54.7336 / 54°44'0"N
Longitude: -1.6524 / 1°39'8"W
OS Eastings: 422478
OS Northings: 537678
OS Grid: NZ224376
Mapcode National: GBR JFXP.1X
Mapcode Global: WHC4W.L9B0
Entry Name: Wilson and Stockburn Headstones 10 Metres South of Church of St Brandon
Listing Date: 7 December 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1323199
English Heritage Legacy ID: 109904
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
BRANCEPETH NORTH DRIVE
(South side, off)
15/23 Inset Wilson and Stockburn
headstones, 10 metres
south of Church of
1. 1782 to John Wilson. Sandstone. 1.5 metres high with shaped top and
moulded border. Raised cartouche flanked by scrolled foliage.
Here lies the body of John
Son of Robert and Rachel Wilson
Who departed this Life
June 13th 1782 Aged 15 Years.
No Crime did ever my Consience sing
But Death came with its sharpest Wing
And quickly sent me to my Grave
I hope that God my Soul will Save.
I know this Child his God did fear
And always lov'd his Parents dear.
2. 1777 to Hannah Stockburn. Sandstone. 0.75 metre high with shaped top
Listing NGR: NZ2247837678
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