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Bell and White Headstones 17 Metres East of Church of St Mungo

A Grade II Listed Building in Simonburn, Northumberland

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Latitude: 55.0565 / 55°3'23"N

Longitude: -2.203 / 2°12'10"W

OS Eastings: 387129

OS Northings: 573577

OS Grid: NY871735

Mapcode National: GBR F91Z.V5

Mapcode Global: WHB1Y.456F

Plus Code: 9C7V3Q4W+JQ

Entry Name: Bell and White Headstones 17 Metres East of Church of St Mungo

Listing Date: 27 July 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1045217

English Heritage Legacy ID: 240823

Location: Simonburn, Northumberland, NE48

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Simonburn

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Simonburn

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

Tagged with: Tombstone

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NY 8773
(West side, off)
19/139 Bell and White
headstones, 17 metres
east of Church
of St. Mungo

Two headstones.

1. 1824 to William Bell. Sandstone. 1.75 metres tall. Shaped top and sunk
panel with relief of urn and swags. Large oval panel on reverse inscribed:

Stop passenger as you go by
And view those heaps of dust
While in the publick life we lived
In God we put our trust
But why should you lament the loss
And morn (sic) for us that is gone
Prepare thyself to bear the cross
Or here you cannot come.

2. 1818 to Mary White. Sandstone. 1.5 metres tall. Shaped top and raised
moulded border. Inscription within raised oval panel surmounted by relief

Listing NGR: NY8712973577

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