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Group of 4 Tombs C.10-12.5 Metres West of Church of St. Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Cockfield, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.6131 / 54°36'47"N

Longitude: -1.8021 / 1°48'7"W

OS Eastings: 412877

OS Northings: 524238

OS Grid: NZ128242

Mapcode National: GBR HHV3.N3

Mapcode Global: WHC5D.993V

Entry Name: Group of 4 Tombs C.10-12.5 Metres West of Church of St. Mary

Listing Date: 30 September 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1121828

English Heritage Legacy ID: 111368

Location: Cockfield, County Durham, DL13

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Cockfield

Built-Up Area: Cockfield

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Cockfield

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

NZ 12 SW
(South side)
9/3 (inset) Group of 4 tombs
c.10-12.5 metres
west of Church
of St. Mary


Group of 4 headstones. To John Alderson died 1728, Robert Lodge died 1677,
Edward Gargranet died 1677, and E.P. and John Pearson died 1715 and 1727.
Coarse sandstone slabs c.0.5 metre high: Alderson straight-sided with canted
corners; Lodge and Gargranet goblet-shaped with shaped tops; Pearson straight-
sided with pointed top. Alderson tomb has low relief angels holding crown;
Lodge a moulded surround with top leaf decoration; Gargranet similar to Lodge;
and Pearson with central coarse EP 1715, well-cut inscription above and below
to John Pearson, and top winged cherubs cut in single scrolly line in style of

Listing NGR: NZ1287724238

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