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Group of 4 Headstones Adjacent to East End of Church of St John

A Grade II Listed Building in Acomb, Northumberland

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Latitude: 54.986 / 54°59'9"N

Longitude: -2.1058 / 2°6'20"W

OS Eastings: 393328

OS Northings: 565713

OS Grid: NY933657

Mapcode National: GBR FBQS.XG

Mapcode Global: WHB25.MYG2

Entry Name: Group of 4 Headstones Adjacent to East End of Church of St John

Listing Date: 24 May 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1370535

English Heritage Legacy ID: 239804

Location: Acomb, Northumberland, NE46

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Acomb

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: St John Lee

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NY 9365
20/43 Group of 4 headstones
adjacent to east end
of Church of St.John


Headstones, C18 and C19. Sandstone. From north to south: Anthony Lightly of
Plaintrees House, 1763; shaped top with relief cherub: Edward Lightly of Plaintrees,
1791; shaped top, decorative border, cherub above recumbent hourglass flanked by
books and self-swallowing serpent over scythe: Michael Scott 1823; shaped top,
with urn and foliage: Anthony Johnson of Plaintrees 1854; shaped top, figure
with nimbus opening book.

Listing NGR: NY9332865713

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