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Latitude: 54.7337 / 54°44'1"N
Longitude: -1.6524 / 1°39'8"W
OS Eastings: 422478
OS Northings: 537685
OS Grid: NZ224376
Mapcode National: GBR JFXP.1X
Mapcode Global: WHC4W.L8BY
Entry Name: Thompson Monument 3 Metres South of Church of St Brandon
Listing Date: 7 December 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1311234
English Heritage Legacy ID: 109903
Location: Brancepeth, County Durham, DH7
County: County Durham
Civil Parish: Brancepeth
Traditional County: Durham
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham
Church of England Parish: Brancepeth
Church of England Diocese: Durham
BRANCEPETH NORTH DRIVE
(South side, off)
15/22 Inset Thompson monument,
3.0 metres south
of Church of
Small pedestal monument to Robert Thompson died 1729. Sandstone. 1.0-metre
high, square-plan pedestal with wide cyma-moulded plinth and corniced,
inscribed top slab. Die has sunk lozenges on north and south, carved Angel
head in sunk oval frame on east and 3 flowers in a vase in identical frame on
west. Almost illegible inscription on top slab:
Here lieth ye Body of Robert Thompson ofBrancepeth ...
died ... 1729 ...
Listing NGR: NZ2247837685
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