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Headstone to Peter Lee, 50 Metres South of Former Chapel

A Grade II Listed Building in Wheatley Hill, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.7418 / 54°44'30"N

Longitude: -1.4157 / 1°24'56"W

OS Eastings: 437714

OS Northings: 538691

OS Grid: NZ377386

Mapcode National: GBR LFKL.9Z

Mapcode Global: WHD64.723Q

Entry Name: Headstone to Peter Lee, 50 Metres South of Former Chapel

Listing Date: 11 October 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1120949

English Heritage Legacy ID: 109450

Location: Wheatley Hill, County Durham, DH6

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Wheatley Hill

Built-Up Area: Wheatley Hill

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Wheatley Hill

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text


(East side, off)

4/41 Headstone to Peter Lee,
50 metres south of
former chapel

Headstone to Peter Lee, died 1935. Grey granite with raised lead letters.
Simple rectangular headstone with roll-moulded top. Of historical and
sociological significance as marking the grave of Peter Lee the renowned
coal miner's leader and local politician.

Listing NGR: NZ3771438691

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

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