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Monument to Timothy Hackworth, 27 Metres North-West of West Tower of Church of St. John

A Grade II Listed Building in Shildon, County Durham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.6328 / 54°37'58"N

Longitude: -1.6474 / 1°38'50"W

OS Eastings: 422858

OS Northings: 526466

OS Grid: NZ228264

Mapcode National: GBR JGYW.41

Mapcode Global: WHC58.NTQ8

Entry Name: Monument to Timothy Hackworth, 27 Metres North-West of West Tower of Church of St. John

Listing Date: 24 February 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1121499

English Heritage Legacy ID: 112190

Location: Shildon, County Durham, DL4

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Shildon

Built-Up Area: Shildon

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Shildon

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text



NZ 22 NW SHILDON CHURCH STREET
(East side)

4/74 Monument to Timothy
Hackworth, 27 metres
north-west of west tower
of Church of St. John
II


Pedestal monument to Timothy Hackworth, the railway engineer. 1850. Sandstone
with white marble tablet. Square-plan monument in Greek revival style. Low
stepped plinth with cyma-moulded top. Battered pedestal with marble tablet on
east face. Wider cap, with central pediments and large antefixae to each face,
supports a draped urn. Tablet inscribed: IN AFFECTIONATE REMEMBRANCE OF TIMOTHY
HACKWORTH, WHO DIED JULY 7TH. 1850, AGED 63 YEARS.


Listing NGR: NZ2285826466

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