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Description: Arch, Walls, Piers, Gates and Railings at Entrance to Hebburn Cemetery
Date Listed: 26 February 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 303741
OS Grid Reference: NZ3066063866
OS Grid Coordinates: 430660, 563866
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9685, -1.5226
NZ 36SW HEBBURN VICTORIA ROAD WEST
2/80 Arch, walls, piers,
gates and railings
at entrance to Hebburn
Cemetery entrance 1890 by Frederick West of Hebburn for Hedworth, Monkton and
Jarrow Burial Board. Snecked sandstone with ashlar dressings. Entrance arch
with low quadrant walls to pedestrian gates; at the right the wall continues
in front of the entrance lodge. Gothic style. Arch is gabled, flanked by but-
tresses, gabled turrets; plinth and quoins. Walls have plinth and chamfered
coping. 5 octagonal stone piers, splayed at foot, for 2 pedestrian gates and
terminating wall in front of house, which have tall ridged coping with finial.
2 cast iron piers in front of house. Gates and railings; cast and wrought iron,
by Milton Iron Works (order for gate design No 395) spear headed and decorated.
Founders' plate on railings : McDowell and Steven, Glasgow.
Listing NGR: NZ3066063866
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Source: English Heritage
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