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Latitude: 54.5356 / 54°32'8"N
Longitude: -1.2055 / 1°12'19"W
OS Eastings: 451505
OS Northings: 515883
OS Grid: NZ515158
Mapcode National: GBR NH0Z.TW
Mapcode Global: WHD76.G858
Entry Name: Armstrong/Ingledew Fenison Tombstone, C10m East of Church of St. Cuthbert armstrong/Ingledew Fenison Tombstone, Circa 10 Metres East of Church of St Cuthbert
Listing Date: 28 July 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1137271
English Heritage Legacy ID: 59792
Location: Middlesbrough, TS7
Electoral Ward/Division: Marton East
Built-Up Area: Middlesbrough
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Marton-in-Cleveland St Cuthbert
Church of England Diocese: York
MIDDLESBROUGH STOKESLEY ROAD,
NZ51 NW (5115)
(west side), Marton.
c.10m -east of
Church of St.
Tombstone, 1812, of Robert Armstrong, James Ingledew and Joseph Fenison.
Segment-headed sandstone slab, c. 92cm x 137cm, with hollow-chamfered border
on east face. Square panel in head, carved with 3 coffins inscribed:
J.F. RA. JI
E27 E28 E39
flanked by winged angel heads. Worn epitaph records the above 3 men were
killed on 11th October, 1812 by entering a well filled with "carbonic acid
gas or fixed air", and "From this unhappy accident, let others take warning
not to venture into wells without first trying whether a candle will burn in
them, if the candle burns to the bottom they may be entered with safety".
Listing NGR: NZ5150515883
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