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Bell, Aynsley, Stockdale and Wilkinson Headstones Approx 5 Yards South of Church of All Saints

A Grade II Listed Building in Matfen, Northumberland

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Latitude: 55.0629 / 55°3'46"N

Longitude: -1.9765 / 1°58'35"W

OS Eastings: 401596

OS Northings: 574266

OS Grid: NZ015742

Mapcode National: GBR G9MW.WX

Mapcode Global: WHB21.M00K

Plus Code: 9C7W327F+49

Entry Name: Bell, Aynsley, Stockdale and Wilkinson Headstones Approx 5 Yards South of Church of All Saints

Listing Date: 22 August 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1042748

English Heritage Legacy ID: 238678

Location: Matfen, Northumberland, NE20

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Matfen

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Matfen Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

Tagged with: Tombstone

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14/194 Bell, Aynsley,
Stockdale and
Wilkinson headstones
approx 5 yards south of
Church of All Saints


Group of 4 headstones.

1. Joseph Bell. 1760. Sandstone tablet with enriched architrave surround and
scrolled pedimented top holding angel's head and wings.

2. Michael Aynsley. 1816. Sandstone. Shaped top and moulded surround. In
the top a shield with festoons and symbols of eternity.

3. William Stockdale. 179?. Sandstone. Scrolled pedimented top holding a
shell. Recessed panel with enriched moulding, carved with an angel and a dove.

4. William Wilkinson. 1811. Sandstone. Shaped top carved with a weeping
woman framed by a scroll inscribed "There is but a step between me and death".
Rosettes and symbols of eternity on either side.

Listing NGR: NZ0159674266

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