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Stone Coffin and Font Bowl Against South Wall of Church of St Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Stannington, Northumberland

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Latitude: 55.1087 / 55°6'31"N

Longitude: -1.6725 / 1°40'21"W

OS Eastings: 420989

OS Northings: 579414

OS Grid: NZ209794

Mapcode National: GBR J9RC.PG

Mapcode Global: WHC2Y.8VTG

Plus Code: 9C7W485G+FX

Entry Name: Stone Coffin and Font Bowl Against South Wall of Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 29 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1370788

English Heritage Legacy ID: 239007

Location: Stannington, Northumberland, NE61

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Stannington

Built-Up Area: Stannington

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Stannington St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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This List entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 24/05/2016.

NZ 27 NW

(South side)

Stone coffin and font bowl against south wall of Church of St. Mary

(Formerly listed as: CHURCH LANE)

Coffin and font bowl, probably C12 or C13. Sandstone. Massive well-cut
coffin 2.40 metres x 0.88 metres externally; lower parts of sides untooled,
as if the upper were to form a visible part of a monument. Plain circular
font bowl with traces of lid fittings; incised 1521 date is probably
secondary (cf. incised 1519 on medieval cross slab lying nearby).

Listing NGR: NZ2098979414

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