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Latitude: 52.899 / 52°53'56"N
Longitude: 0.5371 / 0°32'13"E
OS Eastings: 570746
OS Northings: 336519
OS Grid: TF707365
Mapcode National: GBR P3H.BKV
Mapcode Global: WHKPN.7D0D
Entry Name: Lych Gates Gate Piers and Abutments 25 Metres North East of Church of St Mary
Listing Date: 20 September 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1077930
English Heritage Legacy ID: 221270
Location: Sedgeford, King's Lynn and West Norfolk, Norfolk, PE36
District: King's Lynn and West Norfolk
Civil Parish: Sedgeford
Built-Up Area: Sedgeford
Traditional County: Norfolk
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk
Church of England Parish: Sedgeford St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Norwich
TF 73 NW SEDGEFORD CHURCH LANE (south)
5/88 Lych gates, gate
piers and abutments,
25 metres north east of
Church of St. Mary.
2 leaf lych gates, gate piers and abutments, entrance to the church of St.
Mary. Dated 1852. Coursed, squared carstone with stone dressings, wooden
and cast iron gates. High Victorian Gothic 2 piers with single set off and
gabled coping, with on north south side of north pier an inscription set
within a stone arch : "These gates were erected/By the Reverend the Vicar
W.B. Estcourt/And his parishioners/To remind the living/And in memory of
the dead/During V months AD MDCCCLII/Out of/CL sick/XX Persons died of typhus
fever/'He doth not afflict willingly/Nor grieve the children of men'
Lam(entations) III, 33 (xxxiii)". 2 leaf gates with X frame stretchers and
metal dog rails with spear heads. Included for historical interest.
Listing NGR: TF7074636519
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