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Railings and Gates at East End of Cathedral

A Grade II Listed Building in Carlisle, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.8946 / 54°53'40"N

Longitude: -2.9379 / 2°56'16"W

OS Eastings: 339945

OS Northings: 555938

OS Grid: NY399559

Mapcode National: GBR 7CXV.R7

Mapcode Global: WH802.V76L

Entry Name: Railings and Gates at East End of Cathedral

Listing Date: 13 November 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1197010

English Heritage Legacy ID: 386593

Location: Carlisle, Cumbria, CA3

County: Cumbria

District: Carlisle

Town: Carlisle

Electoral Ward/Division: Castle

Built-Up Area: Carlisle

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Carlisle St Cuthbert with St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text


671-1/10/29 Railings and gates at east end of
13/11/72 Cathedral


Railings and gates. 1930, by John F. Matthew of Messrs Lorimer
and Matthew, Edinburgh; restored 1989. Wrought-iron
slightly-curving railings forming the eastern boundary of The
Abbey and gates, originally intended to be closed at night.
Divided vertically into 7 panels, the off-centre gates forming
2 of the panels. Low horizontal interwoven band and a frieze
of scrolls and varying interwoven flowers. The panels flanking
the gates have vertical scrolled features carried up as piers.
For detailed photographs and further details see Artwork.
(Artwork: Winter Ed.: 1930-: P.242-7).

Listing NGR: NY3994655938

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