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3 RIDLEY HEADSTONES 3 METRES SOUTH OF CHURCH OF ST MUNGO

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: 3 RIDLEY HEADSTONES 3 METRES SOUTH OF CHURCH OF ST MUNGO

List entry Number: 1045219

Location

3 RIDLEY HEADSTONES 3 METRES SOUTH OF CHURCH OF ST MUNGO, THE GREEN

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:

District: Northumberland

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Simonburn

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 27-Jul-1987

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 240826

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

SIMONBURN THE GREEN NY 8773 (West side, off) 19/142 3 Ridley headstones, 3 metres south of Church of St. Mungo II 3 headstones.

1. 1755 to John Ridley. Sandstone. 1.0 metre tall. Shaped top with 2 carved angel heads. Sunk panel with bold reliefs of hourglass flanked by skull and serpent devouring tail.

2. 1795 to Elizabeth Ridley wife of Thomas Ridley. Sandstone. 1.75 metres tall. Elaborate scrolled top with flanking paterae. Raised enriched border. Pair of small carved angel heads flanked by serpent and Book of Life.

3. 1820 to Elizabeth Ridley wife of William Ridley. Sandstone. 2.0 metres tall. Elaborate shaped top with ball finial and flanking paterae. Raised enriched border. Sunk panel with relief of small female figure in Neo- classical dress holding large book inscribed with sentimental poem. Panel crowned by relief of small urn.

Listing NGR: NY8709573554

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National Grid Reference: NY 87095 73554

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