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Gravestone of Thomas Lonsdale Approximately 5 Metres East of South Porch of Church of St Michael

A Grade II Listed Building in Sawley, North Yorkshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.105 / 54°6'17"N

Longitude: -1.6196 / 1°37'10"W

OS Eastings: 424967

OS Northings: 467745

OS Grid: SE249677

Mapcode National: GBR KN4Z.47

Mapcode Global: WHC80.320W

Entry Name: Gravestone of Thomas Lonsdale Approximately 5 Metres East of South Porch of Church of St Michael

Listing Date: 3 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1262751

English Heritage Legacy ID: 434201

Location: Sawley, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, HG4

County: North Yorkshire

District: Harrogate

Civil Parish: Sawley

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

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Listing Text

SAWLEY MAIN STREET
SE 26 NW (east side, off)

4/142 Gravestone of Thomas Lonsdale approx.
5 metres east of south
porch of Church of St
Michael

II

Gravestone. 1781. In memory of Thomas Lonsdale. Gritstone. Single block
approximately 1 metre high and 80 centimetres wide; scrolled top. Well-cut
inscription: 'Thomas Lonsdale of Sawley departed / this Life August the
1(8)th 1781 aged 70: / He And (his dog) ranged Wood and Dale / H ( )
grew weak and strength did fail / He liked his Dog his Gun his Cup / But now
at last has giv'n them up. / His Dog and Gun He's now laid by / And (near?)
this Place inter'd doth lie'.


Listing NGR: SE2496767745

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