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Memorial to Thomas Ramsay About 42 Metres South of Mortuary Chapels in Blaydon Cemetery

A Grade II Listed Building in Blaydon, Gateshead

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Latitude: 54.9613 / 54°57'40"N

Longitude: -1.7075 / 1°42'26"W

OS Eastings: 418827

OS Northings: 562999

OS Grid: NZ188629

Mapcode National: GBR JCJ2.49

Mapcode Global: WHC3P.RK3G

Entry Name: Memorial to Thomas Ramsay About 42 Metres South of Mortuary Chapels in Blaydon Cemetery

Listing Date: 18 November 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1025178

English Heritage Legacy ID: 303791

Location: Gateshead, NE21

County: Gateshead

Electoral Ward/Division: Blaydon

Built-Up Area: Blaydon

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear

Church of England Parish: Blaydon and Swalwell

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

(south side)

4/24 Memorial to Thomas Ramsay
about 42 metres south of
mortuary chapels in Blaydon
Memorial to Thomas Ramsay, died 1873, by G. Burn, Newcastle. Erected by
the miners of Durham to commemorate his long and self-sacrificing labours
in the cause of human progress. Sandstone pedestal, with inscription on east
face, bears statue of man in Victorian dress with a scroll under his left
arm. 4 pillars with clasping bands support a tall gabled crocketed canopy.

Listing NGR: NZ1882762999

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