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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: MITFORD CASTLE. TWO HEADSTONES TO NORTH OF CHAPEL RUIN

List entry Number: 1042647

Location

MITFORD CASTLE. TWO HEADSTONES TO NORTH OF CHAPEL RUIN

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

County District District Type Parish
NorthumberlandUnitary AuthorityMitford

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 20-Oct-1969

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 238935

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List entry Description

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

MITFORD MITFORD NZ 1785 10/20 Mitford Castle. Two headstones to 20.10.69 north of chapel ruin GV I

Headstones, probably early C12. Part of a cemetery with several sepulchral monuments in situ, uncovered in 1939. The northern stone, 0.40 metre high, has an incised equal-armed cross with an expanded centre; the adjacent body stone is now in Mitford churchyard, on the north side of the chancel of the parish church. Other stones removed or destroyed by vandals.

Listing NGR: NZ1700385435

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National Grid Reference: NZ 16999 85446

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