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L'anson Tomb in Westgate Cemetery, About 50 Metres South East of Entrance, Newcastle upon Tyne

Description: L'anson Tomb in Westgate Cemetery, About 50 Metres South East of Entrance

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 304960

OS Grid Reference: NZ2371664185
OS Grid Coordinates: 423716, 564185
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9717, -1.6310

Location: Elswick, Westgate Road-Tindal Street (NW-bound) NE4 6EX

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

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Listing Text

(south side)
18/604 (l'Anson tomb in Westgate
Cemetery, about 50 metres
south east of entrance.
Gothic tower tomb. 1873 by C. Burn of Newcastle; commemorating W.A. I'Anson, M.R.C.S.,
L.S.A., and members of his family. Sandstone tower, buttresed first stage and with
marble corner pilasters to second stage; marble inlay panels. Low relief of Christ
visiting sick on west side, and motto I WAS SICK AND YE VISITED ME. Top stage has 4
crocketed gables; finial missing. Erected by a number of his friends April 16th, 1873.

Listing NGR: NZ2371664185

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Source: English Heritage

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