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Latitude: 55.1697 / 55°10'10"N
Longitude: -1.6918 / 1°41'30"W
OS Eastings: 419729
OS Northings: 586199
OS Grid: NZ197861
Mapcode National: GBR J8MN.JL
Mapcode Global: WHC2Q.ZBJ5
Entry Name: Entrance Screen to Churchyard of Church of St James
Listing Date: 11 August 1950
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1156013
English Heritage Legacy ID: 238743
Location: Morpeth, Northumberland, NE61
Civil Parish: Morpeth
Built-Up Area: Morpeth
Traditional County: Northumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland
Church of England Parish: Morpeth
Church of England Diocese: Newcastle
MORPETH NEWGATE STREET
NZ 1986 (East side)
22/254 Entrance Screen
to churchyard of
11.8.50 Church of St. James
Entrance screen. l842-6 by Benjamin Ferrey. Sandstone, marble and wrought iron.
Arcade of 5 Romanesque arches with paired marble columns and cushion capitals.
Wall above and around the arches has diamond-shaped rustication. Cornice and
blocking course inscribed with religious text. Celtic-style cross above central
Railings inside the arches, and gates in central arch, have pointed bars,
fleurs de lys newels and scrolls beneath the top rails and above the bottom rail.
Listing NGR: NZ1972986199
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