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Summerson Tomb About 4 Metres South of Church of St Edmund

A Grade II Listed Building in Edmondbyers, County Durham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.844 / 54°50'38"N

Longitude: -1.9792 / 1°58'44"W

OS Eastings: 401435

OS Northings: 549911

OS Grid: NZ014499

Mapcode National: GBR GDMF.9B

Mapcode Global: WHB30.KHRV

Entry Name: Summerson Tomb About 4 Metres South of Church of St Edmund

Listing Date: 5 June 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1279146

English Heritage Legacy ID: 404165

Location: Edmondbyers, County Durham, DH8

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Edmondbyers

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

EDMONDBYERS 86278 ,Edmondbyers
NZ 04 NW
(West side, off)
6/48 Summerson tomb about
4 metres south of
church of St. Edmund
GV II

Grave-cover. Circa 1679, commemorating John Summerson. Sandstone slab, plain
except for inscription HEAR LYETH THE/BODY OF JOHN/SUMMERSON OF/COOPPERHAUGH/
WHO DEPARTED/THIS LIFE THE/SEVENTH DAY OF/FEBRUARY IN THE/YEAR OF OUR/LORD GOD/
1679.


Listing NGR: NZ0143549911

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