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Watson Tomb Circa 18 Metres South of Church of St Michael

A Grade II Listed Building in Bishop Middleham, County Durham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.6751 / 54°40'30"N

Longitude: -1.4926 / 1°29'33"W

OS Eastings: 432816

OS Northings: 531231

OS Grid: NZ328312

Mapcode National: GBR LG0C.NW

Mapcode Global: WHD69.1RHC

Plus Code: 9C6WMGG4+2X

Entry Name: Watson Tomb Circa 18 Metres South of Church of St Michael

Listing Date: 14 June 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1322828

English Heritage Legacy ID: 112216

Location: Bishop Middleham, County Durham, DL17

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Bishop Middleham

Built-Up Area: Bishop Middleham

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Upper Skerne

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Description



NZ 33 SW BISHOP MIDDLEHAM CHURCH STREET
(South end)

7/10 (inset)

Watson tomb circa
18 metres south
of Church of
St Michael

GV

II

Headstone. Circa 1685 to ? Watson. Sandstone ashlar slab 0.4 metre high,
with steeply-scrolled top over recessed panel containing partly-eroded
inscription;- similar panel on rear has relief, symbols - 2 skulls, central
inverted heart, 2 circles and crossed bones. Bolection moulding around
panels.


Listing NGR: NZ3281631231

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