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Latitude: 55.4496 / 55°26'58"N
Longitude: -1.6081 / 1°36'29"W
OS Eastings: 424886
OS Northings: 617374
OS Grid: NU248173
Mapcode National: GBR K56F.N9
Mapcode Global: WHC1F.89H3
Entry Name: French Sailors' Memorial 10 Metres North of Gate to Churchyard of St Michael
Listing Date: 1 September 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1041766
English Heritage Legacy ID: 237017
Location: Longhoughton, Northumberland, NE66
Civil Parish: Longhoughton
Traditional County: Northumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland
Church of England Parish: Howick St Michael and All Angels
Church of England Diocese: Newcastle
NU 2417 LONGHOUGHTON HOWICK HALL
16/126 French sailors'
memorial 10 metres
north of gate to
Graveyard monument, 1913. Red terracotta. Recumbent Celtic wheel-headed
cross with foliage carving; tablet at foot inscribed
LOUIS JOSEPH DUGUENOY
EMILE DUVAL GOURNAY
Moulded rectangular frame inscribed: THIS CROSS IS PLACED HERE BY THE PEOPLE
OF HOWICK, BOULMER AND CRASTER IN MEMORY OF FIVE FRENCH/SAILORS WHO OUT OF
A CREW OF 30 WERE DROWNED IN THE WRECK/OF THE FRENCH STEAM TRAWLER TADORNE
OFF THE ROCKS AT HOWICK BOAT HOUSE ON MARCH 29TH 1913.
Listing NGR: NU2488617374
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