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3 Headstones (Walton and Horn), 12 Metres South of Church of St Romald

A Grade II Listed Building in Romaldkirk, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.5941 / 54°35'38"N

Longitude: -2.009 / 2°0'32"W

OS Eastings: 399518

OS Northings: 522100

OS Grid: NY995221

Mapcode National: GBR GHD9.VX

Mapcode Global: WHB45.3SMG

Entry Name: 3 Headstones (Walton and Horn), 12 Metres South of Church of St Romald

Listing Date: 17 June 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1310251

English Heritage Legacy ID: 111339

Location: Romaldkirk, County Durham, DL12

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Romaldkirk

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

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Listing Text

NY 9922
(North side, off)
29/166 Inset Three headstones
(Walton and Horn),
12.0 metres south
of Church of St.

Group of 3 small headstones: William Walton died 1758; Elizabeth Walton died
1747; Mary Horn died 1767. All apparently by the same mason. Sandstone.

All have scrolled tops and recessed panels with simple inner edge mouldings.
Reverse face of headstone to William Walton inscribed:

Look mortal man as thou goes by
As thou are now so once was I,
As I am now so must thou be
prepare thyself to follow me.

Listing NGR: NY9951822100

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

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