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Monument to George Head Head to South West of Church of St Michael

A Grade II Listed Building in Carlisle, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.904 / 54°54'14"N

Longitude: -2.9345 / 2°56'4"W

OS Eastings: 340173

OS Northings: 556987

OS Grid: NY401569

Mapcode National: GBR 7CYQ.GV

Mapcode Global: WH7ZW.WZSW

Entry Name: Monument to George Head Head to South West of Church of St Michael

Listing Date: 11 April 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1209595

English Heritage Legacy ID: 386684

Location: Carlisle, Cumbria, CA3

County: Cumbria

District: Carlisle

Town: Carlisle

Electoral Ward/Division: Stanwix Urban

Built-Up Area: Carlisle

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Carlisle Stanwix St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text


671-1/7/98 Monument to George Head Head to
south-west of Church of St Michael


Table tomb in Stanwix Churchyard. 1876. Calciferous sandstone
ashlar. Stepped plinth surmounted by tomb with cusped openings
on all sides. Inscribed on top to George Head Head of Rickerby
(a Carlisle Banker), died 12 December 1876 aged 81 years; his
first wife Maria Woodrouffe Head (wall plaque inside church)
d.1854 and his second wife Sarah Head d. 20 April 1876. Stands
on the south ditch of the Roman Fort.

Listing NGR: NY4017356987

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