Keys to the Past

Bedekirk Chantry, Barnard Castle (Barnard Castle)

This chuch, known as Bedekirk Chantry was built around 1200. It may have been the church for the nearby medieval hospital. Little remains of the building which was demolished in 1960. Several pieces of carved stonework and some medieval pottery were given to the Bowes Museum.

Reference number:D1938
Historical period: Mid 20th Century (1933 to 1966)
Medieval (1066 to 1540)
Event(s):Evaluation of Site of Former Police Station, Harmire Road, Barnard Castle, County Durham 2017; MAP Archaeological Practice

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Source of Reference
Local History of Barnard Castle

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