This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
NZ 0863 - 0963 OVINGHAM WEST ROAD
22/117 Memorial to Isaac Jackson c30 yards south of Church of St. Mary GV II
Churchyard memorial. 1862. Ashlar. Obelisk on plinth. Inscribed: In memory of Isaac Jackson of Wylam A man of singular integrity and simplicity of character and of great mechanical ingenuity Lead plate on right return says: Isaac Jackson, original inventor of the double 3-legged gravity escapement made for a clock for Rbt. Stephenson in 1857.
Included mainly for historical interest.
Listing NGR: NZ0850263676
This is part of the Series: IOE\Robinson_Kenneth IOE Records for Robinson, Kenneth; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England
Copyright IoE Mr Kenneth Robinson. Source Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
People & Organisations
Photographer: Robinson, Kenneth
Rights Holder: Robinson, Kenneth
Ashlar, Victorian Obelisk, Gardens Parks And Urban Spaces, Garden Ornament, Commemorative Monument, Commemorative