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Waite Headstone, 3 Metres South of Church of St Romald

A Grade II Listed Building in Romaldkirk, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.5942 / 54°35'38"N

Longitude: -2.0088 / 2°0'31"W

OS Eastings: 399528

OS Northings: 522108

OS Grid: NY995221

Mapcode National: GBR GHD9.WW

Mapcode Global: WHB45.3SPD

Entry Name: Waite Headstone, 3 Metres South of Church of St Romald

Listing Date: 17 June 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1121816

English Heritage Legacy ID: 111343

Location: Romaldkirk, County Durham, DL12

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Romaldkirk

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

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Listing Text

NY 9922
(North side, off)
29/170 Inset Waite headstone,
3.0 metres south of
Church of St.Romald

Large headstone. 1808 to Jerry Waite. Sandstone.

Tripartite curved top with raised edge has relief of 3 urns linked by garlands.
In memory of Jerry Waite, Son of John and
Nanny Waite, who departed this life January
30th 1808 Aged 4 years and 8 months.
Reverse inscribed: Though short my life and mournful was my death:
grieve not that early I resigned my breath:
The dying Child injoys his Makers love:
And lives with Angels in The reilms above.

Listing NGR: NY9952822108

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

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