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Monkhouse and Coupland Tombs Approximately 5 Metres East of Church of St Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Barnard Castle, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.5417 / 54°32'30"N

Longitude: -1.9227 / 1°55'21"W

OS Eastings: 405101

OS Northings: 516270

OS Grid: NZ051162

Mapcode National: GBR HH0X.KQ

Mapcode Global: WHB4L.F3PM

Plus Code: 9C6WG3RG+MW

Entry Name: Monkhouse and Coupland Tombs Approximately 5 Metres East of Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 28 November 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1282732

English Heritage Legacy ID: 388791

Location: Barnard Castle, County Durham, DL12

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Barnard Castle

Built-Up Area: Barnard Castle

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Barnard Castle with Whorlton

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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770-1/6/162 (South side (off))
Monkhouse and Coupland tombs
approximately 5 metres east of
Church of St Mary


Group of chest tomb and 3 headstones approx 5m east of
Chest: c1832 to Mary, wife of Ebenezer Monkhouse, d.1832 aged
34, and Henry their son d.1831 aged one. Also Ebenezer, carpet
manufacturer formerly of Barnard Castle, d.1865 at Stewineke,
Nova Scotia. Tuscan angle pilasters and plain stone sides
support round-edged top; inscriptions in long panels on north
and south.
Headstone approx 0.3m. to north: early C19; to Alice, wife of
John Monkhouse, d.1801 aged 24, and Francis wife of John
d.1808; stone slab approx one metre high with shaped top and
carved oval patera.
Headstone approx 1.5m to west: to Thomas Monkhouse d.1817 aged
67, and his family d.1782 and 1814; stone slab about one metre
high with open book with drapery in shaped head.
Headstone approx 0.5 metres to south: to John the third son of
John Coupland, d.February 10th 1737 aged 2; stone slab approx
0.5m high with rounded top and raised margin.

Listing NGR: NZ0510116270

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