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Latitude: 55.3489 / 55°20'56"N
Longitude: -2.0284 / 2°1'42"W
OS Eastings: 398298
OS Northings: 606097
OS Grid: NT982060
Mapcode National: GBR G68L.ND
Mapcode Global: WHB0G.TT9B
Entry Name: Statue of King Death Circa 30 Yards South West of Burradon Hall
Listing Date: 3 September 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1371427
English Heritage Legacy ID: 236186
Location: Netherton, Northumberland, NE65
Civil Parish: Netherton
Traditional County: Northumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland
Church of England Parish: Upper Coquetdale
Church of England Diocese: Newcastle
NT 90 NE
15/98 Statue of King Death
c.30 yards south west of
Statue of a greyhound called King Death. 1872. Sandstone. c. 2 ft. 6 inches
high and 3 ft. long.
Dog seated on plain plinth with worn inscription which formerly read
Winner of the Waterloo Cup, Waterloo Plate etc.
Born 18th Feb. 1862. Died 16th Dec. 1872
Fleve et meminisse relictum est."
The statue was formerly in the garden of Waterloo House, Harbottle (q.v.) which
was renamed by the owner Dr. Richardson in honour of the dog's exploits.
Included for historical interest.
Listing NGR: NT9829806097
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