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North Catacomb

A Grade II Listed Building in Liverpool, Liverpool

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.4397 / 53°26'23"N

Longitude: -2.9571 / 2°57'25"W

OS Eastings: 336521

OS Northings: 394089

OS Grid: SJ365940

Mapcode National: GBR 7B8.BY

Mapcode Global: WH871.KS2W

Entry Name: North Catacomb

Listing Date: 14 March 1975

Last Amended: 19 June 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1068390

English Heritage Legacy ID: 213680

Location: Liverpool, L4

County: Liverpool

Electoral Ward/Division: County

Built-Up Area: Liverpool

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Merseyside

Church of England Parish: Anfield St Columba

Church of England Diocese: Liverpool

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Listing Text

SJ 39 SE ANFIELD CEMETERY
L4

4/87 North Catacomb
(formerly listed
with South Catacomb)
14.3.75
G.V. II


Catacomb. c.1863. Lucy and Littler. Stone with slate
roof. 9 bays. Weathered buttresses and corbelled parapet
with gargoyles. Bays have 3 trefoil-headed panels, some
inscribed with names. Central through passage has segmental
arches on wall piers with angel corbels. End bay entrances
on north side have pointed arches, the mouldings dying into
the wall and flush gables projecting through the parapet,
with crockets and fleurons. Returns have round apses with 3
lancets with iron grilles. Roof has skylights, most boarded
(1984). Interior: has 2 chambers with iron gates.
Quatrefoil piers support diaphragm arches and segmental
pointed arches to side recesses.


Listing NGR: SJ3652194089

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