Description: St John's Cemetery North Entrance Gates, Piers, Walls and Railings
Date Listed: 17 December 1971
English Heritage Building ID: 304541
OS Grid Reference: NZ2256663857
OS Grid Coordinates: 422566, 563857
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9688, -1.6490
NZ 26 SW NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE ELSWICK ROAD
11/229 St. John's Cemetery
17.12.71 north entrance gates,
piers, walls and railings.
Cemetery gateway, piers, walls and railings. Circa 1856 by Johnstone and Knowles.
Sandstone ashlar and cast iron. Tudor arch, under string and gabled, crocketed
parapet, flanked by tall octagonal piers with gabled coping and high octagonal
gabled pinnacles; flanking piers to pedestrian gates have gabled coping. Vehicle
and pedestrian gates are gothic-traceried and have spearhead standards and dog bars.
Rounded coping to quadrant walls with spear-headed railings and low, spiked dog
bars. Scroll above entrance inscribed ST. JOHN'S/CEMETERY/ELSWICK.
Listing NGR: NZ2256663857
Source: English Heritage
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