History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Emerson Tomb About 15 Metres East of Church of St John, Near South Wall of Churchyard

A Grade II Listed Building in Stanhope, County Durham

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »

Coordinates

Latitude: 54.7361 / 54°44'10"N

Longitude: -2.1788 / 2°10'43"W

OS Eastings: 388581

OS Northings: 537919

OS Grid: NY885379

Mapcode National: GBR FF7P.20

Mapcode Global: WHB3H.H7P1

Entry Name: Emerson Tomb About 15 Metres East of Church of St John, Near South Wall of Churchyard

Listing Date: 5 June 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1232199

English Heritage Legacy ID: 407406

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

Find accommodation in
Saint Johns Chapel

Listing Text

STANHOPE ST. JOHN'S CHAPEL
NY 8837
38/263 Emerson tomb about
15 metres east of
Church of St. John,
near south wall
of churchyard
GV II
Headstone. Circa 1737. Commemorates John Emerson of Low Linge Rigg.
Sandstone slab about ½ metre high, with inscription in large letters framed by
pilasters supporting moulded bracket-shaped top.


Listing NGR: NY8858137919

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.