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Forster Tomb 7 Metres South Aisle of Church of St Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Newbiggin by the Sea, Northumberland

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Latitude: 55.1928 / 55°11'34"N

Longitude: -1.528 / 1°31'40"W

OS Eastings: 430146

OS Northings: 588830

OS Grid: NZ301888

Mapcode National: GBR K8RD.ZB

Mapcode Global: WHC2M.HQLZ

Entry Name: Forster Tomb 7 Metres South Aisle of Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 18 December 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1041389

English Heritage Legacy ID: 235904

Location: Newbiggin by the Sea, Northumberland, NE63

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Newbiggin by the Sea

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Woodhorn with Newbiggin

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NZ 38 NW

3/33 Forster tomb 7
metres south of
south aisle of
Church of St. Mary

Table tomb, 1800. Sandstone. Slab with moulded edge on 6 square legs;
inscription to George Forster .... "in his last Will and Testament he bequeathed
£1200 for Educating twenty five children belonging to the poor inhabitants of
this Parish for evermore".

Listing NGR: NZ3014688830

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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