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Potts and Wilson Tombs 4 Metres South of Chancel of Church of St Cuthbert, West Bedlington

Description: Potts and Wilson Tombs 4 Metres South of Chancel of Church of St Cuthbert

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 235927

OS Grid Reference: NZ2605881807
OS Grid Coordinates: 426058, 581807
Latitude/Longitude: 55.1300, -1.5929

Location: Church Lane, Wansbeck, Northumberland NE22 5RS

Locality: West Bedlington
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE22 5RS

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Listing Text

NZ 2681 NW (East side)

9/56 Potts and Wilson
tombs 4 metres
south of chancel
of Church of
St. Cuthbert

2 headstones, box tomb and table tomb. C18. Sandstone. Headstone with shaped
top, 'The Burial place of the Children of Matth & Jane Potts of Netherton
1745-1752. Headstone with relief carving of cherub with arrow and trumpet,
under drapery, flanked by scrolly foliage and flowers; inscription to Robert
Wilson of Bedlington, 1777. Box tomb with square moulded urn legs; 'The Burial
Place of the children of Robert and Elizabeth Potts of Bedlington, 1740 ....'
Table tomb with gadrooned edge and 6 circular moulded legs with square capitals;
inscription to George Potts of Netherton, 1797, and family.

Listing NGR: NZ2605881807

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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