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St Mary's Well, Newcastle upon Tyne

Description: St Mary's Well

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 December 1971
English Heritage Building ID: 304620

OS Grid Reference: NZ2559566550
OS Grid Coordinates: 425595, 566550
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9929, -1.6015

Location: 67 Queen's Terrace, Newcastle upon Tyne NE2 2PN

Locality: Newcastle upon Tyne
County: Newcastle upon Tyne
Country: England
Postcode: NE2 2PN

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Listing Text

9/302 (north side) Jesmond
17/12/71 St. Mary's Well (formerly
listed in Jesmond Dene
Well and bathing place. Possibly late C17 well; C18 bathing place; C19 restoration.
Sandstone, some coursed and squared, some blocks ashlar-dressed. Steps down to
nearly-rectangular bathing place with walls from 2 to 7 courses high. Elliptical-
headed opening on north side has stone lintel with GRATIA carved in irregular
letters; round ashlar well behind arch. Iron hinge-pin in wall to right. Source:
R. Fraser 'St. Mary's Well, Jesmond, Newcastle upon Tyne' Archaeologia Aeliana
5 XI(1983) 289-300.

Listing NGR: NZ2559566550

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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