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Potts and Wilson Tombs 4 Metres South of Chancel of Church of St Cuthbert

A Grade II Listed Building in Bedlington, Northumberland

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Latitude: 55.13 / 55°7'47"N

Longitude: -1.5929 / 1°35'34"W

OS Eastings: 426058

OS Northings: 581807

OS Grid: NZ260818

Mapcode National: GBR K993.YV

Mapcode Global: WHC2Z.HBQ4

Entry Name: Potts and Wilson Tombs 4 Metres South of Chancel of Church of St Cuthbert

Listing Date: 18 December 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1153521

English Heritage Legacy ID: 235927

Location: West Bedlington, Northumberland, NE22

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: West Bedlington

Built-Up Area: Bedlington

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Bedlington St Cuthbert

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NZ 2681 NW (East side)

9/56 Potts and Wilson
tombs 4 metres
south of chancel
of Church of
St. Cuthbert

2 headstones, box tomb and table tomb. C18. Sandstone. Headstone with shaped
top, 'The Burial place of the Children of Matth & Jane Potts of Netherton
1745-1752. Headstone with relief carving of cherub with arrow and trumpet,
under drapery, flanked by scrolly foliage and flowers; inscription to Robert
Wilson of Bedlington, 1777. Box tomb with square moulded urn legs; 'The Burial
Place of the children of Robert and Elizabeth Potts of Bedlington, 1740 ....'
Table tomb with gadrooned edge and 6 circular moulded legs with square capitals;
inscription to George Potts of Netherton, 1797, and family.

Listing NGR: NZ2605881807

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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