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Donkin and Aitken Headstones and 14 Metres South of Chancel of Church of St Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Lesbury, Northumberland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.3986 / 55°23'54"N

Longitude: -1.6275 / 1°37'39"W

OS Eastings: 423687

OS Northings: 611690

OS Grid: NU236116

Mapcode National: GBR K620.FK

Mapcode Global: WHC1L.ZK4Q

Entry Name: Donkin and Aitken Headstones and 14 Metres South of Chancel of Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 1 September 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1304093

English Heritage Legacy ID: 236992

Location: Lesbury, Northumberland, NE66

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Lesbury

Built-Up Area: Lesbury

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Lesbury St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NU 2311,
19/101

LESBURY,
LESBURY VILLAGE (North side),
Donkin and Aitken headstones 14 metres south of chancel of Church of St. Mary

GV

II

Headstones, later C18. Sandstone. Southern stone has lobed top; carved
cherubs and flower border to shaped panel with inscription to Arthur Donkin
d.1779 and Grace Donkin d.1800. Good quality carving, well preserved.
Northern stone has shaped top with carved urns and foliage above inscription
to Sarah Aitken wife of Thomas Aitken of Alemouth (Alnmouth) d.1795.

Listing NGR: NU2368711690

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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