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Gillow Mausoleum, North of Church of St. Thomas and St. Elizabeth, Thurnham

Description: Gillow Mausoleum, North of Church of St. Thomas and St. Elizabeth

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 7 March 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 182273

OS Grid Reference: SD4655854321
OS Grid Coordinates: 346558, 454321
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9822, -2.8164

Location: Thurnham, Lancashire LA2 0DT

Locality: Thurnham
Local Authority: Lancaster City Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: LA2 0DT

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Listing Text


12/206 Gillow Mausoleum, north of
- Church of St. Thomas &
St. Elizabeth

Mausoleum, probably c.1830 (first burial 1836). In Egyptian style. Sandstone
ashlar. Of rectangular plan. Walls battered, but with central part of each
wall vertical, forming buttresses at each corner. Coved cornice with roll
moulding under. Blocking course stepped on east and west sides, supporting
stone cross. East and west walls have doors with architraves, the western one
blocked by a slate slab. On the south side are 4 recessed Egyptian columns,
with bud bases, reeded bands, fluting, and bell capitals with papyrus

Listing NGR: SD4655854321

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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