2012

NZ2814 : Headstone of Joseph Pease in Darlington Friends' Burial Ground

taken 12 years ago, near to Darlington, England

Headstone of Joseph Pease in Darlington Friends' Burial Ground
Headstone of Joseph Pease in Darlington Friends' Burial Ground
Joseph Pease was a member of the influential Darlington Quaker family and a wool manufacturer. He was an activist in the anti-slavery movement and took particular interest in abolishing slavery in India. He was a delegate at the World Anti-Slavery Convention in 1840 and a sitter for Haydon's painting of the event LinkExternal link. He was a brother of the railway pioneer, Edward Pease, who was the main financier of the Stockton & Darlington Railway.

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NZ2814, 194 images   (more nearby 🔍)
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John Lucas   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Friday, 17 August, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 12 January, 2015
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 2868 1440 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:31.4449N 1:33.5045W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 28684 14394
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