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Lemington Cone

A Grade II* Listed Building in Lemington, Newcastle upon Tyne

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.9754 / 54°58'31"N

Longitude: -1.7147 / 1°42'52"W

OS Eastings: 418361

OS Northings: 564572

OS Grid: NZ183645

Mapcode National: GBR JBGX.K7

Mapcode Global: WHC3P.M6PL

Entry Name: Lemington Cone

Listing Date: 4 June 1976

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1299389

English Heritage Legacy ID: 304344

Location: Newcastle upon Tyne, NE15

County: Newcastle upon Tyne

Electoral Ward/Division: Lemington

Built-Up Area: Newcastle upon Tyne

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear

Church of England Parish: Sugley Holy Saviour

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NZ 16 SE NEWBURN A6085 (south side, off)
Lemington

10/24 Lemington Cone
4 June 1976

G.V. II*


Glassworks, now factory. Circa 1787 for the Northumberland Glass Company. English
bond brick; renewed uppermost courses. Tall cone with 5 large segmental arches
visible on west and south sides, 2 smaller on north, bricked up and with inserted
door in north-west. Source: E. Mackenzie View of the County of Northumberland
vol. II, Newcastle 1825, p. 382. Historical note: the only surviving glasshouse
on the Tyne, famous since the early C17 for the manufacture of glass.


Listing NGR: NZ1836164572

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