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Latitude: 54.742 / 54°44'31"N
Longitude: -2.1999 / 2°11'59"W
OS Eastings: 387228
OS Northings: 538582
OS Grid: NY872385
Mapcode National: GBR FF2L.JW
Mapcode Global: WHB3H.52PH
Entry Name: Memorial to John Wesley
Listing Date: 5 June 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1229605
English Heritage Legacy ID: 404405
Location: Stanhope, County Durham, DL13
County: County Durham
Civil Parish: Stanhope
Traditional County: Durham
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham
Church of England Parish: St John's Chapel
Church of England Diocese: Durham
NY 83 NE NY 872386
36/102 Memorial to
Memorial to John Wesley and his preaching near this site. Probably C18 pedestal
perhaps former sundial, bearing C20 commemorative plaque. Millstone grit
pedestal, with abacus, on square base and with stepped square coping. John
Wesley used to preach near here beside a thorn bush; the 1894 railway was said
to be aligned to avoid the site. Included for historical interest.
Listing NGR: NY8722838582
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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