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Adamson and Carr Headstones to South of Parish Church Vestry

A Grade II Listed Building in Hexhamshire, Northumberland

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Latitude: 54.9141 / 54°54'50"N

Longitude: -2.1139 / 2°6'49"W

OS Eastings: 392798

OS Northings: 557716

OS Grid: NY927577

Mapcode National: GBR FCPM.47

Mapcode Global: WHB2K.HRM4

Entry Name: Adamson and Carr Headstones to South of Parish Church Vestry

Listing Date: 18 June 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1370268

English Heritage Legacy ID: 240574

Location: Hexhamshire, Northumberland, NE47

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Hexhamshire

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Whitley St Helen

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NY 95 NW
8/204 Adamson and Carr
headstones to south
of parish church vestry


Headstone 1860 and 1868, by W. Anderson and (former stone) H. Close. Sandstone.
Both have shaped shouldered heads and inscription surrounds with spiralled
pilasters, and masons' signature on right edge. Western stone has draped urn
and mourners ('IN ADAM ALL DIE') beneath ascending angel ('IN CHRIST SHALL ALL
BE MADE ALIVE'), above inscription to Thomas Adamson of Spitalshield, d.1860.
Eastern stone has robed figure with nimbus pointing to book; inscription to
John Carr of Dotland Park (d.1831) and family. Stone probably 1868, the date
of death of one son.

Listing NGR: NY9279857716

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