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Latitude: 55.1368 / 55°8'12"N
Longitude: -1.9827 / 1°58'57"W
OS Eastings: 401197
OS Northings: 582490
OS Grid: NZ011824
Mapcode National: GBR G9L1.JD
Mapcode Global: WHB1N.J41X
Entry Name: Loraine Memorial Stone C.60 Yards South-West of Kirkharle Manor
Listing Date: 5 September 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1155480
English Heritage Legacy ID: 239616
Location: Kirkwhelpington, Northumberland, NE19
Civil Parish: Kirkwhelpington
Traditional County: Northumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland
Church of England Parish: Kirkwhelpington with Kirkharle and Kirkheaton
Church of England Diocese: Newcastle
NZ 08 SW KIRKRWLPINGTON KIRKHARLE
8/81 Loraine memorial stone
c.60 yards south-west of
Memorial stone. 1728. Ashlar. c.6 ft high with rounded top. Inscribed:
This new stone was set up in place of an old
one by Sir Wm. Loraine Bart. in 1728.
In memory of Robert Loraine his ancestor who was
Barborously Murder'd in this place by the Scots in
1483 for his good service to his country against
their thefts and Robbery as he was returning
home from the church Alone where he had
been at his private Devotions.
Listing NGR: NZ0119882490
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