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Mackwood Headstone at North-East Corner of Nave of St Hilda's Church

A Grade II Listed Building in Danby, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.4473 / 54°26'50"N

Longitude: -0.9277 / 0°55'39"W

OS Eastings: 469632

OS Northings: 506300

OS Grid: NZ696063

Mapcode National: GBR PKY0.YJ

Mapcode Global: WHF8V.QGFY

Entry Name: Mackwood Headstone at North-East Corner of Nave of St Hilda's Church

Listing Date: 20 December 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1148593

English Heritage Legacy ID: 327942

Location: Danby, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO21

County: North Yorkshire

District: Scarborough

Civil Parish: Danby

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Danby with Castleton and Commondale

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

East side

6/24 Mackwood headstone
at north-east
corner of nave of
St. Hilda's Church

Headstone, early-mid C19. Tall pink sandstone slab with shaped
top and narrow raised border. Commemorates members of a seagoing
family, mostly young men who were drowned or died in foreign parts;
deaths from 1825-1837; John aged 22:

I've gained my Post and am at ease
Escaped the dangers of the seas
My Dangers past my troubles oer
Safe landed on a milder shore.

Listing NGR: NZ6963206300

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