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Monument 6 Metres South West of Church of Holy Trinity

A Grade II Listed Building in Washington, Sunderland

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Latitude: 54.9204 / 54°55'13"N

Longitude: -1.5387 / 1°32'19"W

OS Eastings: 429666

OS Northings: 558511

OS Grid: NZ296585

Mapcode National: GBR KCPJ.PY

Mapcode Global: WHC3Z.BLJ9

Entry Name: Monument 6 Metres South West of Church of Holy Trinity

Listing Date: 15 July 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1025383

English Heritage Legacy ID: 303241

Location: Sunderland, NE37

County: Sunderland

Electoral Ward/Division: Washington West

Built-Up Area: Washington

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear

Church of England Parish: Usworth

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

1/83 Donwell (formerly Great

Monument 6 metres south-west
of Church of Holy Trinity.


Memorial to 42 miners killed in colliery accident 2 March 1885. By Emley and
Sons of Newcastle; erected by the miners of Usworth Colliery. Painted stone.
Square corniced plinth, inscribed with names of miners buried here and at
(Church of our Blessed Lady Immaculate) Washington, on 2 stone steps;
tapered octagonal shaft has incised flower decoration and low relief gablets
at base; cross finial.

Listing NGR: NZ2966658511

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