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WILLIAMS HEADSTONE 18 METRES NORTH WEST OF SOUTH GATE OF CHURCHYARD

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: WILLIAMS HEADSTONE 18 METRES NORTH WEST OF SOUTH GATE OF CHURCHYARD

List entry Number: 1154216

Location

WILLIAMS HEADSTONE 18 METRES NORTH WEST OF SOUTH GATE OF CHURCHYARD

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

County:

District: Northumberland

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Longhoughton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 01-Sep-1988

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 237041

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History

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Details

NU 2415 18/150

LONGHOUGHTON LONGHOUGHTON VILLAGE (West side)

Williams headstone 18 metres north-west of south gate of churchyard

GV II

Headstone, 1851. Cut sandstone. Segmental-topped stone with relief carving of draped female figure, anchor, ropes and shrouds above motte 'ANCHORAM SPEI QUIESCO'; below is a shaped panel flanked by garlands and inscription:

DAVID WILLIAMS Master of the Brig Epsilon of Blyth, who was drowned off Dunstonborough (sic) Castle, with the whole of his crew Jan 4 1851

TOSS'D IN THE TROUBLOUS VOYAGE OF LIFE BY MANY A RACING WAVE MY WEARY FRAME AT LENGTH HATH FOUND A HARBOUR IN THE GRAVE MOOR'D ON THE CHRISTIANS ROCK WITH HOPE MY ANCHOR SAFE I LIE BE THOU LORD CHRIST IN THAT GREAT DAY MY PILOT IN THE SKY

Listing NGR: NU2432215070

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National Grid Reference: NU2432215070

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