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Cook Headstone 2 Yards East of Church of All Saints

A Grade II Listed Building in Great Ayton, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.4898 / 54°29'23"N

Longitude: -1.1427 / 1°8'33"W

OS Eastings: 455629

OS Northings: 510828

OS Grid: NZ556108

Mapcode National: GBR NJGJ.DB

Mapcode Global: WHD7F.FD2Y

Plus Code: 9C6WFVQ4+WW

Entry Name: Cook Headstone 2 Yards East of Church of All Saints

Listing Date: 8 May 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1294441

English Heritage Legacy ID: 332999

Location: Great Ayton, Hambleton, North Yorkshire, TS9

County: North Yorkshire

Civil Parish: Great Ayton

Built-Up Area: Great Ayton

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Great Ayton Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: York

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NZ 5510
(north side)
11/110 Cook headstone 2 yards
east of Church of All
Headstone, mid C18. Sandstone with shaped top. Central medallion has primitive
winged angel head flanked by leafy scrolls. Inscription below:
To ye Memory of Mary & Mary: Jane & Wm.
Daughters and Son of James and Grace Cook.
Mary did lune ye 30th 1737 in ye 5th year of her Age.
Mary did lune ye 17th 1741 aged 10 Months & 6 days.
Jane did May ye 12th 1742 in ye 5th year of her Age.
Willm did lar ye 29th 174 7/8 Aged 2 yrs 12 Mohs 16 das 7 hors.
and also lohn Thare (sic) son dyed Sept the 20th 1750.

Modern inscription on reverse to parents of Captain James Cook and also of these
children, his brothers and sisters. Included for historical interest.

Listing NGR: NZ5562910828

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