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Town Moor Boundary Stone Opposite Number 73, Newcastle upon Tyne

Description: Town Moor Boundary Stone Opposite Number 73

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 304629

OS Grid Reference: NZ2492467038
OS Grid Coordinates: 424924, 567038
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9973, -1.6119

Location: Highbury, Newcastle Upon Tyne NE2 3LN

Locality: Newcastle upon Tyne
County: Newcastle upon Tyne
Country: England
Postcode: NE2 3LN

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Listing Text

(north end)
8/311 Town Moor boundary
stone opposite No.73
Town Moor boundary stone. C18. Pecked sandstone with ashlar panels. Tapered
stone with sloped top; arms of Newcastle (3 castles) in low relief on north face;
'No.44' incised on sloping top. Historical note: probably erected after the
legal dispute in 1770 between the freemen and the mayor and burgesses concerning
ownership of the Town Moor.

Listing NGR: NZ2492467038

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Source: English Heritage

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