Hunter Headstone 3 Metres South-East Of Chancel Of Church Of St. Andrew

5 Aug 2000
Hunter Headstone 3 Metres South-East Of Chancel Of Church Of St. Andrew, Shotley Low Quarter, Tynedale, Northumberland
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

SHOTLEY LOW QUARTER GREYMARE HILL NZ 05 NW 10/262 Hunter headstone 3 metres south-east of chancel of Church of St. Andrew.

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Headstone, 1799. Sandstone. Shaped top with relief carving of blacksmith's tools above inscription to John Hunter of Black Hedley Woodhouse. Rear has verse:

My Anvil and Hammer lies declind My Bellows have quite lost their wind My Fires extinct my Forge decayd My Vice is in the dust all laid My Coals is spent my Iron gone My Nails are drove my Work is done My Mortal part lies nigh this stone My Soul to Heaven I hope is gone.

Listing NGR: NZ0454055196


This is part of the Series: IOE01/0486 IOE Records taken by Bob Cottrell; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mr Bob Cottrell. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

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Photographer: Cottrell, Bob

Rights Holder: Cottrell, Bob


Sandstone, Georgian Gravestone, Religious Ritual And Funerary, Grave Marker, Funerary Site