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Maxnil Headstone 10 Metres West of South Aisle of Church of St Peter

A Grade II Listed Building in Bywell, Northumberland

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Latitude: 54.9474 / 54°56'50"N

Longitude: -1.9249 / 1°55'29"W

OS Eastings: 404907

OS Northings: 561418

OS Grid: NZ049614

Mapcode National: GBR HC07.19

Mapcode Global: WHB2G.DXM4

Entry Name: Maxnil Headstone 10 Metres West of South Aisle of Church of St Peter

Listing Date: 24 May 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1154464

English Heritage Legacy ID: 239824

Location: Bywell, Northumberland, NE43

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Bywell

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Bywell St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NZ 0461
23/63 Maxnil headstone
10 metres west of
south aisle of
Church of St.Peter


Headstone, 1709. Sandstone. Swept segmental top with relief carving of
naturalistic death's head with scallop shell and drapery above, and book with
self-swallowing serpent and scythe below. Inscription below to Thomas Maxnil
and other members of Maxnil family, continued on reverse.

Unusually good quality masoncraft for the date.

Listing NGR: NZ0490761418

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