HEDLEY HEADSTONE 14 METRES SOUTH OF CHANCEL OF CHURCH OF ST CUTHBERT

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1304263

Date first listed: 18-Dec-1986

Statutory Address: HEDLEY HEADSTONE 14 METRES SOUTH OF CHANCEL OF CHURCH OF ST CUTHBERT, CHURCH LANE

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Location

Statutory Address: HEDLEY HEADSTONE 14 METRES SOUTH OF CHANCEL OF CHURCH OF ST CUTHBERT, CHURCH LANE

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

District: Northumberland (Unitary Authority)

Parish: West Bedlington

National Grid Reference: NZ 26059 81797

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History

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Details

BEDLINGTON CHURCH LANE NZ 2681 NW (East side) Bedlington

9/58 Hedley headstone 14 metres south of chancel of Church of St. Cuthbert GV II



Headstone, 1805. Sandstone. Relief carving of anchor, arrow and scythe within cable moulding, flanked by sailing ships and above overturned boat, on billows with heads of drowning persons.

Sacred to the Memory of John Hedley of North Blyth Pilot taken to the Mercy of God being drowned (with three other Pilots) while employed in the duty of his Calling on the 14th day of January 1805 Aged 39 years He left a widow and three small children to bewail his loss Weep for yourselves, for me lament no more I'm safely landed on a peaceful shore My Home's in Him whose word proclaimeth this -I am the Way to everlasting Bliss

For two of the other pilots, see Redford headstone at Newbiggin and Watts headstone at Blyth.

Listing NGR: NZ2605981797

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