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Bedal Tomb Circa 16 Metres South West of Church of St Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Middleton-in-Teesdale, County Durham

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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

Plus Code: 9C6VJWG8+6V

Entry Name: Bedal Tomb Circa 16 Metres South West of Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 26 November 1987

Grade: II

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

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NY 9425
(East side)
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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