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St John's Cemetery North Entrance Gates, Piers, Walls and Railings, Newcastle upon Tyne

Description: St John's Cemetery North Entrance Gates, Piers, Walls and Railings

Grade: II
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

Location: B6328, Newcastle Upon Tyne NE4 6ER

Locality: Newcastle upon Tyne
County: Newcastle upon Tyne
Country: England
Postcode: NE4 6ER

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Listing Text

(south side)
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

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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