Description: Haddon Tomb 6.5 Metres North of Transept of Church of St Mary
Date Listed: 18 November 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 303811
OS Grid Reference: NZ2867261941
OS Grid Coordinates: 428672, 561941
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9513, -1.5538
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
Source: English Heritage
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