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Bolam Tomb 200 Metres West of South East Lodge at Bishopwearmouth Cemetery

A Grade II Listed Building in Pallion, Sunderland

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Latitude: 54.8982 / 54°53'53"N

Longitude: -1.4187 / 1°25'7"W

OS Eastings: 437376

OS Northings: 556100

OS Grid: NZ373561

Mapcode National: GBR V66.5P

Mapcode Global: WHD5C.54PR

Plus Code: 9C6WVHXJ+7G

Entry Name: Bolam Tomb 200 Metres West of South East Lodge at Bishopwearmouth Cemetery

Listing Date: 17 October 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1279919

English Heritage Legacy ID: 391408

Location: Pallion, Sunderland, SR4

County: Sunderland

Electoral Ward/Division: Pallion

Built-Up Area: Sunderland

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear

Church of England Parish: Bishopwearmouth St Gabriel

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text


920-1/4/37 (North side (off))
Bolam tomb 200 metres west of
South-East Lodge at Bishopwearmouth


Chest tomb with kerbstone. To John Bolam, 1815-1885, and
members of his family. Polished red granite. Kerb with trefoil
roll moulding and trefoil-gabled angle dwarf piers surrounds
chest raised on platform. Chamfered plinth to chest with
triglyph frieze with patera, and dentilled cornice; trefoil
ridge roll moulding on hipped coping. Inscriptions on sides.

Listing NGR: NZ3737656100

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

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