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Hackword Tomb About 2 Metres East of East End of Church of St John

A Grade II Listed Building in Stanhope, County Durham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.7363 / 54°44'10"N

Longitude: -2.179 / 2°10'44"W

OS Eastings: 388570

OS Northings: 537935

OS Grid: NY885379

Mapcode National: GBR FF7N.1Z

Mapcode Global: WHB3H.H6LY

Entry Name: Hackword Tomb About 2 Metres East of East End of Church of St John

Listing Date: 5 June 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1277259

English Heritage Legacy ID: 407405

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

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Listing Text

STANHOPE ST. JOHN'S CHAPEL
NY 8837
38/262 Hackword tomb about
2 metres east of
east end of Church
of St. John
GV II
Headstone. Circa 1718. Commemorates Anne Hackword. Sandstone slab about 1/2
metre high, with square head and small diagonal cuts at corners. Low-relief
skull and crossbones flanked by scrolls. Inscription on east face 'Here lyeth
Anne ye/Wife of William/Hackword Who/Was Buried ye 10th day/of Nov 1718' and on
the west face 'herein ye dust I doe/Abide With 4 children/By my riGht (sic)
side'.


Listing NGR: NY8857037935

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