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Latitude: 54.5169 / 54°31'0"N
Longitude: -2.0128 / 2°0'46"W
OS Eastings: 399269
OS Northings: 513512
OS Grid: NY992135
Mapcode National: GBR GJD6.1L
Mapcode Global: WHB4K.1QTM
Entry Name: Chest Tomb to William Thompson, 8 Metres West of Church of St Giles
Listing Date: 17 June 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1121035
English Heritage Legacy ID: 111191
Location: Bowes, County Durham, DL12
County: County Durham
Civil Parish: Bowes
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham
BOWES THE STREET
(South side, off)
33/29 Chest tomb to
8.0 metres west of
Church of St. Giles
Chest tomb. 1790 to William Thompson. Sandstone.
Horizontal slab with rounded edge, rests on fluted corner piers. Moulded side
panels between piers, with key-fret border. South panel inscribed:
Weep not for me, my (course) is done,
Death has eclipsed my morning sun,
My soul triumphs in (illegible),
Of joy and everlasting days.
Listing NGR: NY9926913512
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