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Raine Tomb Circa 8 Metres East of Church of St James

A Grade II Listed Building in Hamsterley, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.673 / 54°40'22"N

Longitude: -1.8037 / 1°48'13"W

OS Eastings: 412757

OS Northings: 530898

OS Grid: NZ127308

Mapcode National: GBR HGVD.9N

Mapcode Global: WHC50.8SCZ

Plus Code: 9C6WM5FW+5G

Entry Name: Raine Tomb Circa 8 Metres East of Church of St James

Listing Date: 26 November 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1322779

English Heritage Legacy ID: 111883

Location: Hamsterley, County Durham, DL13

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Hamsterley

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Hamsterley

Church of England Diocese: Durham

Tagged with: Tomb

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11/81 Raine tomb circa 8
metres east of
Church of St. James
Headstone. Circa 1789 to William Raine. Sandstone slab c. 1.2 metres high
with shaped top. High-quality low-relief carving of 3 cherubs'heads,
asymmetrically arranged, reminiscent of similar group in former Church at
Eggleston (q.v.). Well-cut inscription to W. Raine and members of his family
died 1789-1809.

Listing NGR: NZ1275730898

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