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2 Griffins in Front of Westgate Grange, Newcastle upon Tyne

Description: 2 Griffins in Front of Westgate Grange

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 304957

OS Grid Reference: NZ2389864147
OS Grid Coordinates: 423898, 564147
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9714, -1.6282

Location: 263 A186, Newcastle Upon Tyne NE1 1SG

Locality: Newcastle upon Tyne
County: Newcastle upon Tyne
Country: England
Postcode: NE1 1SG

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Listing Text

(south side)
18/601 2 griffins in front of
Westgate Grange
2 Statues. Circa 1872. Formerly finials on roof of Mining Institure, Westgate Road
(q.v.). Removed in 1958 and set on steps in front of No. 271. Griffins, about one
metre high, sitting upright and holding long scroll which is draped over shoulder
of each.

Listing NGR: NZ2390964144

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Source: English Heritage

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