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Gaunt Tombstone Circa 10 Metres North of Church of St Cuthbert

A Grade II Listed Building in Dormanstown, Redcar and Cleveland

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Latitude: 54.5883 / 54°35'17"N

Longitude: -1.0822 / 1°4'55"W

OS Eastings: 459408

OS Northings: 521839

OS Grid: NZ594218

Mapcode National: GBR NHWD.H0

Mapcode Global: WHF80.BXXY

Entry Name: Gaunt Tombstone Circa 10 Metres North of Church of St Cuthbert

Listing Date: 29 April 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1139639

English Heritage Legacy ID: 60312

Location: Redcar and Cleveland, TS10

County: Redcar and Cleveland

Electoral Ward/Division: Dormanstown

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Kirkleatham

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

REDCAR KIRKLEATHAM
NZ 52 SE
4/56 Gaunt tombstone, c.l0m
north of Church of St.
Cuthbert.
G.V.
I
Tombstone to 4 members of Gaunt family died between 1841 and 1893. Painted
sandstone. Tall slender pedestal, with plain bud finial on hyperboloid stem
and moulded base. Epitaph to John Gaunt on east face includes:" .....
Merchant and cloth manufacturer. Late of Armley Near Leeds. Twenty one
years trusted of the Leeds coloured cloth hall and the first founder of the
Salmon fishery at Coatham .....". Epitaphs to other members of family on
other 3 faces. Paint largely missing at time of resurvey. Included for
historic interest.


Listing NGR: NZ5940821839

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