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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
Entry Name: Bell, Aynsley, Stockdale and Wilkinson Headstones Approx 5 Yards South of Church of All Saints
Listing Date: 22 August 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1042748
English Heritage Legacy ID: 238678
Location: Matfen, Northumberland, NE20
Civil Parish: Matfen
Traditional County: Northumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland
Church of England Parish: Matfen Holy Trinity
Church of England Diocese: Newcastle
NZ 07 SW
14/194 Bell, Aynsley,
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
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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