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Hanby and Sutton Chest Tombs 10 Metres South West of Old Church of St. Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Brignall, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.5049 / 54°30'17"N

Longitude: -1.8823 / 1°52'56"W

OS Eastings: 407721

OS Northings: 512186

OS Grid: NZ077121

Mapcode National: GBR HJ9B.9W

Mapcode Global: WHC5Y.11Y8

Plus Code: 9C6WG439+X3

Entry Name: Hanby and Sutton Chest Tombs 10 Metres South West of Old Church of St. Mary

Listing Date: 28 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1310629

English Heritage Legacy ID: 111659

ID on this website: 101310629

Location: Brignall, County Durham, DL12

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Brignall

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

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6/70 Hanby and Sutton
chest tombs 10
metres south-west
of old church
of St. Mary


3 chest tombs, late C17 and early C18. Cut stone. Each has top slab with
moulded edges. The large eastern tomb has a Latin inscription to John Hanby
d.1684, and later members of his family. To west, the southern tomb has a
Latin inscription to William Sutton d.1715 and Margaret his wife d.1716;
the northern is inscribed:

Here lieth/the Body of Mr/JOHN SVTTON son/of CAP.THO.SVTT/who was
Mr of his/company in ye year/1700 Goldsmith/in London/He Died
Decemb/in ye Year 1719/of his Age 77

Listing NGR: NZ0772112186

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