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VASEY TOMB CIRCA 8 METRES SOUTH EAST OF CHURCH OF ST JAMES

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: VASEY TOMB CIRCA 8 METRES SOUTH EAST OF CHURCH OF ST JAMES

List entry Number: 1203268

Location

VASEY TOMB CIRCA 8 METRES SOUTH EAST OF CHURCH OF ST JAMES

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

County:

District: County Durham

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Hamsterley

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 26-Nov-1987

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 111882

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

HAMSTERLEY HAMSTERLEY NZ13SW 11/80 (inset) Vasey tomb circa 8 metres south-east of Church of St. James

GV II

Headstone. Circa 1770 to Elizabeth, wife of Richard Vasey of Powtree, died aged 24; to Margaret, his second wife, died 1790 aged 39; and to Richard, died 1792, aged 57. Sandstone ashlar slab c. 1.5 metres high, with shaped moulded top. Latin inscription 'Sit in pace locus eorum'. Rear verse: 'Go home all friends and leave me hear (sic)/For I must lie till Christ/appear/At whose arise/I hope/to have/A joyfull rising from/my grave.'



Listing NGR: NZ1275430886

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National Grid Reference: NZ 12754 30886

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