TOMB OF HENRY CLASPER ABOUT 13 METRES NORTH OF CHURCH OF ST MARY

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1355139
Date first listed:
18-Nov-1985
Statutory Address:
TOMB OF HENRY CLASPER ABOUT 13 METRES NORTH OF CHURCH OF ST MARY, CHURCH CHARE

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Location

Statutory Address:
TOMB OF HENRY CLASPER ABOUT 13 METRES NORTH OF CHURCH OF ST MARY, CHURCH CHARE

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

District:
Gateshead (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
NZ 20960 61381

Details

NZ 2061 SE WHICKHAM CHURCH CHARE (east end) Whickham

6/118 Tomb of Henry Clasper about 13 metres north of church of St. Mary

G.V. II Tomb. About 1870. Henry Clasper, oarsman and boat-builder of Derwenthaugh, died 1870. Sandstone. Statue by G. Burn MSA of Henry Clasper on square pedestal, with plinth, string and cornice, bearing inscribed panels; 4 pillars, with bands and carved capitals, to tall octagonal canopy with cusped arches and crocketed gablets. Historical note: Clasper was a famous champion, and racing on the Tyne was a popular spectator sport.

Listing NGR: NZ2096061381

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
303883
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.

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