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Walls to Quaker Burial Ground with Remains of Building in South West Corner

A Grade II Listed Building in Scotton, North Yorkshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.0315 / 54°1'53"N

Longitude: -1.5031 / 1°30'11"W

OS Eastings: 432646

OS Northings: 459610

OS Grid: SE326596

Mapcode National: GBR KPYT.DL

Mapcode Global: WHC87.WXFS

Entry Name: Walls to Quaker Burial Ground with Remains of Building in South West Corner

Listing Date: 29 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1315410

English Heritage Legacy ID: 331813

Location: Scotton, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, HG5

County: North Yorkshire

District: Harrogate

Civil Parish: Scotton

Built-Up Area: Scotton (Harrogate)

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Scotton

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

SE 35 NW SCOTTON MAIN STREET
(west side, off)

5/56 Walls to Quaker Burial
Ground with remains of
building in south-west
corner.

GV II


Walls of burial ground and ruined building. C17 with later repair and
restoration. Gritstone rubble. The wall approximately 1.5 metres high and
enclosing an area approximately 35 metres square. The south wall is well
coursed, with some rebuilding at the west end where a blocked entrance,into
a building in the south-west corner, probably a stable, is marked by quoins.
In 1670 William and Edward Watkinson conveyed land to the Friends' Trustees
for a burial ground in Matthew Garth. Members of the Watkinson family are
buried there (qv). Included for group value. A T Waterer, 'Records of the
Parish of Farnham Etc', c1928, Typescript, Harrogate Public Library.


Listing NGR: SE3264559612

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