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Wonders Tomb Circa 20 Metres South of Church of St Margaret

A Grade II Listed Building in Stanley, County Durham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.8935 / 54°53'36"N

Longitude: -1.7087 / 1°42'31"W

OS Eastings: 418780

OS Northings: 555455

OS Grid: NZ187554

Mapcode National: GBR JCHV.VM

Mapcode Global: WHC42.Q8JF

Entry Name: Wonders Tomb Circa 20 Metres South of Church of St Margaret

Listing Date: 21 January 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1260762

English Heritage Legacy ID: 439456

Location: Stanley, County Durham, DH9

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Stanley

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Tanfield

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

NZ 1855 STANLEY FRONT STREET
(North side)
Tanfield
18/176 Wonders tomb c.20
metres south of
Church of St.
Margaret
GV II
Headstone. Circa 1731 to Rebekah daughter of Robert and Dorothy Wonders, and 2
other sisters. Sandstone slab about one metre high with shaped top and panel
with low-relief decoration of skull, with ring-fish at left and hour-glass at
right, and ribbon inscribed PREPARE TO FOLLOW.


Listing NGR: NZ1878055455

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

Description

NZ 1855 STANLEY FRONT STREET
(North side)
Tanfield
18/176 Wonders tomb c.20
metres south of
Church of St.
Margaret
GV II
Headstone. Circa 1731 to Rebekah daughter of Robert and Dorothy Wonders, and 2
other sisters. Sandstone slab about one metre high with shaped top and panel
with low-relief decoration of skull, with ring-fish at left and hour-glass at
right, and ribbon inscribed PREPARE TO FOLLOW.


Listing NGR: NZ1878055455

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