Keys to the Past

Church of St. Edmund, Bearpark (Bearpark)

The Church of St Edmund is the parish church of Bearpark. It was built 1877-9. It is made from hard red brick and has a tower.

Memorials: Stained glass east window is a war memorial bearing a dedication to the fallen of the two World Wars; an oak plaque in three panels dedicated to commemoration of the First World War and WW2; a silver plaque (family dedication) to a WW1 soldier.

There are also a number of other memorials in the church dedicated to the memory of fallen soldiers in the World Wars. (1-2)

This is a Grade II Listed Building protected by law.

Reference number:D34745
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)
First World War (1914 to 1918)
Second World War (1939 to 1945)
Legal status:Listed Building
  • National Heritage List for England Entry Number: 1120718

To find out more about a particular site, please click the Identify button (i) on the toolbar, then click the site on the map.
The Historic maps option is only available when the map scale is between 2500 and 10000.




See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Bearpark


Disclaimer -

Please note that this information has been compiled from a number of different sources. Durham County Council and Northumberland County Council can accept no responsibility for any inaccuracy contained therein. If you wish to use/copy any of the images, please ensure that you read the Copyright information provided.