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Description: Bedal Tomb Circa 16 Metres South West of Church of St Mary
Date Listed: 26 November 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 111937
OS Grid Reference: NY9474725609
OS Grid Coordinates: 394747, 525609
Latitude/Longitude: 54.6256, -2.0829
MIDDLETON IN TEESDALE TOWN HEAD
24/136 (inset) Bedal tomb circa
16 metres south-
west of Church
of St. Mary
Headstone. Circa 1779 to William Bedal. Sandstone slab c.0.5 metre high.
East face has moulded surround, with domed centre to head, to commemorative
inscription. West face has higher scroll-topped head over corniced panel
containing well-cut verse 'From my sad Cradle/to my Sable Chest/Poor pilgrim
I did find/few years of Rest/But now I rest my soul ...' which continues
below ground level.
Listing NGR: NY9474725609
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Source: English Heritage
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