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Purvis Headstone 16 Metres East of Church of All Saints

A Grade II Listed Building in Rothbury, Northumberland

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Latitude: 55.309 / 55°18'32"N

Longitude: -1.91 / 1°54'36"W

OS Eastings: 405810

OS Northings: 601660

OS Grid: NU058016

Mapcode National: GBR H731.8P

Mapcode Global: WHB0Q.MTPF

Entry Name: Purvis Headstone 16 Metres East of Church of All Saints

Listing Date: 25 August 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1376898

English Heritage Legacy ID: 236613

Location: Rothbury, Northumberland, NE65

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Rothbury

Built-Up Area: Rothbury

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Upper Coquetdale

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NU 0501
(East side)
25/268 Purvis headstone
16 metres east
of Church of
All Saints

Headstone, 1786. Cut sandstone. Stone with shaped top; on west sunk panel
with cherub flanked by self-swallowing serpent over scythe and death's head,
above inscription to Robert Purvis of Ewesley d.1786; on east cherub's head
above swag flanked by hourglass and book, and inscription to John, son of
Thomas Purvis of Hollinghill, c.1792.

Listing NGR: NU0581001660

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