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Fynes Memorial in Cowpen Cemetery, 75 Metres South East of Cemetery Chapels

A Grade II Listed Building in Blyth, Northumberland

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Latitude: 55.1294 / 55°7'45"N

Longitude: -1.5292 / 1°31'45"W

OS Eastings: 430116

OS Northings: 581765

OS Grid: NZ301817

Mapcode National: GBR K9R4.Q2

Mapcode Global: WHC30.HB0M

Entry Name: Fynes Memorial in Cowpen Cemetery, 75 Metres South East of Cemetery Chapels

Listing Date: 15 July 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1154669

English Heritage Legacy ID: 236003

Location: Blyth, Northumberland, NE24

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Blyth

Built-Up Area: Blyth

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Blyth St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NZ 38 SW
(South side)
2/117 Fynes memorial in
Cowpen cemetery,
75 metres south-
east of cemetery
Graveyard memorial, 1892. Polished grey granite. Plinth with moulded base and
cornice carrying tapering obelisk with flattened pyramid top. Inscription to
Richard Fynes, "the author of the History of the Miners of Durham and
Northumberland, and was also one of the founders of the Northumberland Miners

Listing NGR: NZ3011681765

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