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Latitude: 54.6256 / 54°37'32"N
Longitude: -2.0829 / 2°4'58"W
OS Eastings: 394747
OS Northings: 525609
OS Grid: NY947256
Mapcode National: GBR FGWY.VM
Mapcode Global: WHB3X.ZZBT
Entry Name: Bedal Tomb Circa 16 Metres South West of Church of St Mary
Listing Date: 26 November 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1121595
English Heritage Legacy ID: 111937
Location: Middleton in Teesdale, County Durham, DL12
County: County Durham
Civil Parish: Middleton in Teesdale
Built-Up Area: Middleton-in-Teesdale
Traditional County: Durham
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham
Church of England Parish: Middleton-in-Teesdale
Church of England Diocese: Durham
MIDDLETON IN TEESDALE TOWN HEAD
24/136 (inset) Bedal tomb circa
16 metres south-
west of Church
of St. Mary
Headstone. Circa 1779 to William Bedal. Sandstone slab c.0.5 metre high.
East face has moulded surround, with domed centre to head, to commemorative
inscription. West face has higher scroll-topped head over corniced panel
containing well-cut verse 'From my sad Cradle/to my Sable Chest/Poor pilgrim
I did find/few years of Rest/But now I rest my soul ...' which continues
below ground level.
Listing NGR: NY9474725609
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