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Latitude: 53.1444 / 53°8'39"N
Longitude: -4.2039 / 4°12'14"W
OS Eastings: 252690
OS Northings: 363073
OS Grid: SH526630
Mapcode National: GBR 5L.5Z4P
Mapcode Global: WH54L.D7C8
Entry Name: Churchyard wall, railings and memorial enclosure at Church of St Michael
Listing Date: 27 August 1999
Last Amended: 27 August 1999
Source ID: 22246
Building Class: Religious, Ritual and Funerary
Location: Churchyard wall and railings defining the extent of the original churchyard on the north, south and west sides; railed memorial enclosure in angle with lych-gate.
Traditional County: Caernarfonshire
The churchyard wall is likely to be late C18 or early C19 but marks the extent of the medieval churchyard to the north, south and west; the railings to the wall and memorial enclosure are late C19. The churchyard has been extended to the north-east and more recently to the south-east.
Churchyard walls of roughly coursed rubblestone with stone-on-edge coping, save on north side, which has arrow-headed iron railings on slate coping as far east as east end of chancel of St Michael's Church; similar but more elaborately decorated railings with Gothic tracery detailing to unidentified square memorial enclosure in angle with lych-gate.
Included for its group value with St Michael's Church and lych-gate, the wall is important for marking the extent of the original medieval churchyard, while both the railings and memorial are good examples of Victorian Gothic ironwork.
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