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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
Entry Name: Haddon Tomb 6.5 Metres North of Transept of Church of St Mary
Listing Date: 18 November 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1355086
English Heritage Legacy ID: 303811
Location: Gateshead, NE10
Electoral Ward/Division: Pelaw and Heworth
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
NZ 26 SE FELLING SHIELDS ROAD
6/45 (inset) Haddon Tomb 6½ metres
north of transept
of Church of
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
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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