Keys to the Past

Medieval grave slabs at St Michael's Church (Longhoughton)

A few metres south of the Church of St Michael is a group of four medieval grave slabs. They may still be in their original positions and if so they are unique in Northumberland. The designs of three of the slabs are very similar to those in the Cathedral Yard at Durham Cathedral. This is a Grade II* Listed Building protected by law.

Reference number:N14278
Historical period: Medieval (1066 to 1540)
Legal status:Listed Building

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Source of Reference
Local History of Longhoughton

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