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Chest Tomb to William Thompson, 8 Metres West of Church of St Giles, Bowes

Description: Chest Tomb to William Thompson, 8 Metres West of Church of St Giles

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 June 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 111191

OS Grid Reference: NY9926913512
OS Grid Coordinates: 399269, 513512
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5169, -2.0128

Location: Back Lane, Bowes, Durham DL12 9LG

Locality: Bowes
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DL12 9LG

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Listing Text

NY 9913
(South side, off)
33/29 Chest tomb to
William Thompson,
8.0 metres west of
Church of St. Giles
Chest tomb. 1790 to William Thompson. Sandstone.

Horizontal slab with rounded edge, rests on fluted corner piers. Moulded side
panels between piers, with key-fret border. South panel inscribed:

Weep not for me, my (course) is done,
Death has eclipsed my morning sun,
My soul triumphs in (illegible),
Of joy and everlasting days.

Listing NGR: NY9926913512

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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