Mitford Castle. Two Headstones to North of Chapel Ruin, Mitford
Description: Mitford Castle. Two Headstones to North of Chapel Ruin
Date Listed: 20 October 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 238935
OS Grid Reference: NZ1699985446
OS Grid Coordinates: 416999, 585446
Latitude/Longitude: 55.1630, -1.7347
Location: Mitford, Northumberland NE61 3PZ
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10/20 Mitford Castle.
Two headstones to
20.10.69 north of chapel ruin
Headstones, probably early C12. Part of a cemetery with several sepulchral
monuments in situ, uncovered in 1939. The northern stone, 0.40 metre high,
has an incised equal-armed cross with an expanded centre; the adjacent body
stone is now in Mitford churchyard, on the north side of the chancel of the
parish church. Other stones removed or destroyed by vandals.
Listing NGR: NZ1700385435
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Source: English Heritage
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