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Group of Tombs, South of Church of All Saints

A Grade II Listed Building in Muggleswick, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.8443 / 54°50'39"N

Longitude: -1.9324 / 1°55'56"W

OS Eastings: 404439

OS Northings: 549941

OS Grid: NZ044499

Mapcode National: GBR GDYF.F8

Mapcode Global: WHB31.9H2N

Entry Name: Group of Tombs, South of Church of All Saints

Listing Date: 21 January 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1240625

English Heritage Legacy ID: 439105

Location: Muggleswick, County Durham, DH8

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Muggleswick

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Edmundbyers and Muggleswick

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

10/98 Group of tombs,
south of Church
of All Saints
Group of tombs comprising 3 chests, one table and 4 headstones. Cl7 and C18.
Sandstone ashlar.
1, John Ward, died 1686,and members of his family to 1717. Chest with plain
sides and moulded top, and well-cut inscription. Fawcett No. 46.
2. John Carr, died 1756. Table with 6 tapered square pedestals and moulded
top. Latin inscription with English verse. Fawcett No. 50.
3. William Carr, died 1748, and membersof his family died 1715 and 1736. Chest
tomb with panelled sides and moulded top. Inscription in English and Latin,
including son 'denatus' in 1715. Fawcett No. 47.
4. John and Alice Byerley, died 1670 and Anne Carr, died 1749-50. Chest with
panelled sides and moulded top. Fawcett No. 49.
5. Margaret Wren, died 1719. Headstone with shaped top and skull and crossed
bones decoration. Fawcett No. 25.
6. Isabella Carr, died 1742. Headstone with Latin inscription and skull and
crossed bones decoration. Fawcett No. 41.
7. Hannah Carr, died 1738. Headstone with elaborately-shaped top. Fawcett No. 42.
8. Hannah Carr, died 1789. Headstone with elaborately-shaped top, and decoration
of open book. Fawcett No. 48.
Source: J.W. Fawcett, The Parish Registers of Muggleswick, Durham 1906.

Listing NGR: NZ0443949941

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