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Latitude: 54.9512 / 54°57'4"N
Longitude: -1.5539 / 1°33'14"W
OS Eastings: 428669
OS Northings: 561926
OS Grid: NZ286619
Mapcode National: GBR SYW.WN
Mapcode Global: WHC3S.3T97
Entry Name: Group of 3 Grave Covers and 3 Grave Markers 4.5 Metres North of Church of St Mary
Listing Date: 18 November 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1025184
English Heritage Legacy ID: 303813
Location: Gateshead, NE10
Electoral Ward/Division: Pelaw and Heworth
Built-Up Area: Gateshead
Traditional County: Durham
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear
Church of England Parish: Heworth St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Durham
NZ 26 SE FELLING SHIELDS ROAD
6/47 (inset) Group of 3 grave covers
and 3 grave markers
4½ metres north of
Church of St. Mary.
3 Grave covers and 3 headstones. Covers: C17 and C18.Sandstone. All
triangular section; the first with skulls at foot, coat of arms at head,
inscription illegible; the second, inscribed 'HERE LIETH THE BODY OF
ELIZABETH GATENBY, WIFE OF ROBERT GATENBY WHO DIED 1711', and with
inscription to John Gatenby died 1900, has chimney-like blocks at each end;
the third, also to Gatenby family, has cross along the ridge. Headstones:
C17;one plain slab inscribed 'The body of Henry Fenwick son to Henry Fenwick';
second with stepped top and elliptical head, inscription illegible, died 1693,
the third, having 3 curved sections to top, inscribed Thomas W.....e died 1697.
Listing NGR: NZ2866961926
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