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Latitude: 54.7362 / 54°44'10"N
Longitude: -2.1793 / 2°10'45"W
OS Eastings: 388553
OS Northings: 537929
OS Grid: NY885379
Mapcode National: GBR FF6N.ZZ
Mapcode Global: WHB3H.H6GZ
Entry Name: Currah Tomb About 4 Metres South of Church of St John
Listing Date: 5 June 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1232081
English Heritage Legacy ID: 407403
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
STANHOPE ST. JOHN'S CHAPEL
38/260 Currah tomb about
4 metres south of
Church of St. John
Headstone. Circa 1789, commemorating William Currah. Sandstone slab about one
metre high, with intricately-curved top. Inscribed 'Here the dear Darling of
mine Eye/In Mould beneath this Stone doth lye/Not Youth nor Innocence could
save/ His Body from the (eroded) Grave/But his triumphant Soul is gone/To
Heav'n with Christ to worship (?) God.
Listing NGR: NY8855337929
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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