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Headstone of Margaret Middleton in Quaker Burial Ground Approximately 5 Metres from the East Wall and 10 Metres from the South Wall and Facing West

A Grade II Listed Building in Scotton, North Yorkshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.0312 / 54°1'52"N

Longitude: -1.5028 / 1°30'9"W

OS Eastings: 432666

OS Northings: 459585

OS Grid: SE326595

Mapcode National: GBR KPYT.GN

Mapcode Global: WHC87.WXKZ

Plus Code: 9C6W2FJW+FV

Entry Name: Headstone of Margaret Middleton in Quaker Burial Ground Approximately 5 Metres from the East Wall and 10 Metres from the South Wall and Facing West

Listing Date: 29 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1250504

English Heritage Legacy ID: 432893

Location: Scotton, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, HG5

County: North Yorkshire

District: Harrogate

Civil Parish: Scotton

Built-Up Area: Scotton

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Scotton

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

Tagged with: Tombstone

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Description


SE 35 NW SCOTTON MAIN STREET
(west side, off)

5/59 Headstone of Margret
Middleton in Quaker
burial ground
approximately 5 metres
from the east wall and
10 metres from the south
wall and facing west

GV II

Headstone. Dated 1676. Gritstone. A single block approximately
40 centimetres high, circular on a short 'neck' which widens to flat
shoulders at the base. The inscription is deeply cut, in capitals with
clear serifs: "MARGRET / THE WIFE OF BOSSOLL MIDDLE / TON OF KNARESBRO / UGH
DEPARTED TH / IS LIFE THE 2- DAY / OF THE 3d MONTH / IN YE YEAR 1676."


Listing NGR: SE3266659585

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