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Monument 5 Metres to North of Church of Our Blessed Lady Immaculate, Washington

Description: Monument 5 Metres to North of Church of Our Blessed Lady Immaculate

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 July 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 303245

OS Grid Reference: NZ3083156664
OS Grid Coordinates: 430831, 556664
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9038, -1.5207

Location: Autumn Close, Washington, Sunderland NE38 7JN

Locality: Washington
County: Sunderland
Country: England
Postcode: NE38 7JN

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Listing Text

Monument 5 metres to north of
Church of Our Blessed Lady


Monument to miners killed in an explosion on 2nd March, 1885. Erected by
miners of Usworth colliery. By Emley of Newcastle. White marble plinth, on
2-stepped sandstone base, has free-standing columns with stiff-leaf capitals
at the corners supporting a high pyramid. This has gablets at its base and
ears a cross finial. Low chamfered stone curb surround has original low
iron rail on posts with urn finials.

Listing NGR: NZ3083156664

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Source: English Heritage

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