Tyne and Wear HER(12205): Ryton, Holy Cross Church, grave slab - Details
Ryton, Holy Cross Church, grave slab
Religious Ritual and Funerary
In 1883 C.C. Hodges recorded a slab in the floor of the south aisle. It retained a few words of a black letter inscription, including the date 155(3?).
Peter F. Ryder, 1985, The Medieval Cross Slab Grave Cover in County Durham, Architectural and Archaeological Society of Durham and Northumberland Research Report No. 1, p 110; D.A. Briggs and N.I. Dugdale, not dated, A Guide to Holy Cross Church, Ryton-on-Tyne, p. 44