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Latitude: 54.6257 / 54°37'32"N
Longitude: -2.0824 / 2°4'56"W
OS Eastings: 394780
OS Northings: 525615
OS Grid: NY947256
Mapcode National: GBR FGWY.ZM
Mapcode Global: WHB3X.ZZKS
Plus Code: 9C6VJWG9+73
Entry Name: Robinson Tomb Circa 22 Metres South of Chancel of Church of St Mary
Listing Date: 26 November 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1203620
English Heritage Legacy ID: 111947
Location: Middleton in Teesdale, County Durham, DL12
County: County Durham
Civil Parish: Middleton in Teesdale
Built-Up Area: Middleton-in-Teesdale
Traditional County: Durham
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham
Church of England Parish: Middleton-in-Teesdale
Church of England Diocese: Durham
MIDDLETON IN TEESDALE TOWN HEAD
24/146 (inset) Robinson tomb circa
22 metres south of
chancel of Church
of St. Mary
Headstone. Circa 1825 to Jane Robinson, wife of Christopher Robinson,
blacksmith, and members of their families to 1850; signed T. Snowball.
Sandstone ashlar slab c.1.7 metres high with shaped top. Top panel contains
hourglass, skeleton, cherub head and wings, and serpent and dove framing
book with motto BE YE/WISE/AS/SER/PENTS/AND/HARM/LESS/AS DOVES; ribbon
beside serpent 'ETERNITY HOW LONG', all in low relief. Well-cut inscription.
Rear has long verse, and signature in wreath at foot 'T. SNOWBALL FECIT'.
Listing NGR: NY9478025615
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