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placename:- Church House
locality:- Newton Reigny
parish Catterlen parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
building/s
coordinates:- NY47953156
10Km square:- NY43

1Km square NY4731

the unusual inscription 'ihs' is variously explained: in hoc signo, in this sign; I have suffered; Jesus Hominum Salvator, Jesus the Saviour of Men. ΙΗΣ are the first three letters of Jesus written in Greek.
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Church House -- Newton Reigny -- Catterlen -- Cumbria / -- 23.8.2013
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Church House -- Newton Reigny -- Catterlen -- Cumbria / -- Date stone:- -- 'ihs / EN / 1713' -- 23.8.2013

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

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