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Joicey Memorial 18 Metres South of Church of St John, Bywell

Description: Joicey Memorial 18 Metres South of Church of St John

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 May 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 239849

OS Grid Reference: NZ0377765224
OS Grid Coordinates: 403777, 565224
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9816, -1.9425

Location: Bywell, Northumberland NE43 7UH

Locality: Bywell
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE43 7UH

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Listing Text

NZ 06 NW
6/88 Joicey memorial 18
metres south of
Church of St. John


Graveyard memorial, 1881. Red marble on sandstone plinth; bronze. Base has
Ionic angle columns and pediment with antefixae, above lead inscription to
John Joicey of Newton Hall. Free-standing cross above, of loosely Celtic form
with carved ornament. Surrounding dwarf wall, with chamfered coping, carrying
12 tapering piers, with moulded pyramidal caps and antefixae, joined by a chain
of spiked ball links.

John Joicey was the principal benefactor for the 1873 remodelling of the church.

Listing NGR: NZ0377765224

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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