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Latitude: 54.9512 / 54°57'4"N
Longitude: -1.5539 / 1°33'14"W
OS Eastings: 428666
OS Northings: 561926
OS Grid: NZ286619
Mapcode National: GBR SYW.WN
Mapcode Global: WHC3S.3T97
Entry Name: Kell Tomb 3 Metres West of North Transept of Church of St Mary
Listing Date: 18 November 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1025185
English Heritage Legacy ID: 303815
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
6/49 (inset) Kell Tomb 3 metres
west of north transept
of church of St. Mary.
Circa 1824. Tomb of the Kell family: Ebenezer died 1781, and burials up to
1849. Sandstone slab on 5 pedestals. The pedestals 4-sided, curved with
foliage decoration; the slab, with fluted frieze and 3 flowers each side,
bears the arms of the town of Newcastle. Historical note: the Kell family
owned quarries from which the famous 'Newcastle' grindstones came.
Listing NGR: NZ2866661926
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