HICKSON TOMB APPROXIMATELY 20 METRES SOUTH OF CHURCH OF ST MARY AND 2 METRES SOUTH OF SMITH TOMB

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1201336
Date first listed:
28-Nov-1994
Statutory Address:
HICKSON TOMB APPROXIMATELY 20 METRES SOUTH OF CHURCH OF ST MARY AND 2 METRES SOUTH OF SMITH TOMB, NEWGATE

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Location

Statutory Address:
HICKSON TOMB APPROXIMATELY 20 METRES SOUTH OF CHURCH OF ST MARY AND 2 METRES SOUTH OF SMITH TOMB, NEWGATE

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

District:
County Durham (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Barnard Castle
National Grid Reference:
NZ 05112 16249

Details

BARNARD CASTLE

NZ0516SW NEWGATE 770-1/6/164 (South side (off)) Hickson tomb approx. 20m south of Church of St Mary and 2m south of Smith tomb

GV II

Chest tomb to Sarah Hickson, wife of James. c1832. Pulvinated angle pilasters on plinth support flat top with rounded edges; stone slab sides, the north and south with shaped border to long inscriptions. Inscription on north:`Sleeps her dust beneath this stone/ Her happy spirits fled/ Unto yonder glorious throne/ To reign with Christ our head/ There she meets her infant band/ Circling her in realms of light/ All before their Saviour stand/ Transported with delight'. On south: `Sarah....mother of seven children of whom one survives'.

Listing NGR: NZ0511216249

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
388793
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 30 Jun 2001
Reference: IOE01/04867/22
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Derek Le Mare. Source Historic England Archive
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