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Grainger Tomb About 15 Metres West of Church of St James, Newcastle upon Tyne

Description: Grainger Tomb About 15 Metres West of Church of St James

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 304404

OS Grid Reference: NZ2176764096
OS Grid Coordinates: 421767, 564096
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9710, -1.6615

Location: 28 B6328, Newcastle Upon Tyne NE15 6LX

Locality: Newcastle upon Tyne
County: Newcastle upon Tyne
Country: England
Postcode: NE15 6LX

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Listing Text


11/101 Grainger tomb about 15 metres
west of Church of St. James.


Tomb. Circa 1861 for Grainger family. Cast iron and ashlar. T-plan enclosure
formed by dwarf walls with chamfered coping, and Gothic-style arcaded railings;
lattice lower section and top decoration of acanthus buds and spearheads; square
corner posts have nail-head and cord moulding. Plain sandstone slab lies in

Listing NGR: NZ2176764096

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Source: English Heritage

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