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Piers from Hospital of the Virgin Mary of Royal Grammar School

A Grade II Listed Building in South Jesmond, Newcastle upon Tyne

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Latitude: 54.9828 / 54°58'57"N

Longitude: -1.607 / 1°36'25"W

OS Eastings: 425251

OS Northings: 565420

OS Grid: NZ252654

Mapcode National: GBR SQ6.SS

Mapcode Global: WHC3R.901Z

Entry Name: Piers from Hospital of the Virgin Mary of Royal Grammar School

Listing Date: 30 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1024894

English Heritage Legacy ID: 304545

Location: Newcastle upon Tyne, NE2

County: Newcastle upon Tyne

Electoral Ward/Division: South Jesmond

Built-Up Area: Newcastle upon Tyne

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear

Church of England Parish: Jesmond Clayton Memorial Church

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

(west side)
9/233 Piers from Hospital of
the Virgin Mary at
Royal Grammar School
2 piers, originally from Virgin Mary Hospital in Westgate Road and resited behind
gate piers at school entrance. C13. Sandstone. Octagonal piers, each on square
plinth and moulded base; nail-head band on moulded capitals; each has 2 courses of
springing of chamfered arches and side arches. In the eighteenth century the
Grammar School occupied the buildings of the former hospital; they were demolished
when Neville Street was laid out c.1844.

Listing NGR: NZ2525165420

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