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Haddon Tomb 6.5 Metres North of Transept of Church of St Mary

A Grade II* Listed Building in Pelaw and Heworth, Gateshead

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Latitude: 54.9513 / 54°57'4"N

Longitude: -1.5538 / 1°33'13"W

OS Eastings: 428672

OS Northings: 561941

OS Grid: NZ286619

Mapcode National: GBR SYX.L4

Mapcode Global: WHC3S.3TB4

Plus Code: 9C6WXC2W+GF

Entry Name: Haddon Tomb 6.5 Metres North of Transept of Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 18 November 1985

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1355086

English Heritage Legacy ID: 303811

Location: Pelaw and Heworth, Gateshead, NE10

County: Gateshead

Electoral Ward/Division: Pelaw and Heworth

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Gateshead

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear

Church of England Parish: Heworth St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Durham

Tagged with: Tomb

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(east side)

6/45 (inset) Haddon Tomb 6½ metres
north of transept
of Church of
St. Mary.

G.V. II*

Tomb in form of four-poster bed. Circa 1717 for the Haddon family.
Sandstone. Rusticated square columns support entablature to hipped stone roof;
3 recumbent figures in contemporary dress, under quilt, that at left
holding book open on quilt. 3 round-headed panels on bed head record
William died aged 11, a daughter, and George died 1717; north side of
chest has inscription commemorating Joseph Haddon, mason, died May 16, 1718.
Coat of arms on rear of bed head; C19 inscriptions to members of Makepeace
family on north and east sides of chest.

Listing NGR: NZ2867261941

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