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Monument 5 Metres to North of Church of Our Blessed Lady Immaculate

A Grade II Listed Building in Washington, Sunderland

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Latitude: 54.9038 / 54°54'13"N

Longitude: -1.5207 / 1°31'14"W

OS Eastings: 430831

OS Northings: 556664

OS Grid: NZ308566

Mapcode National: GBR KCTQ.KY

Mapcode Global: WHC45.M02J

Entry Name: Monument 5 Metres to North of Church of Our Blessed Lady Immaculate

Listing Date: 15 July 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1025385

English Heritage Legacy ID: 303245

Location: Sunderland, NE38

County: Sunderland

Electoral Ward/Division: Washington Central

Built-Up Area: Washington

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear

Church of England Parish: Washington

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

Monument 5 metres to north of
Church of Our Blessed Lady


Monument to miners killed in an explosion on 2nd March, 1885. Erected by
miners of Usworth colliery. By Emley of Newcastle. White marble plinth, on
2-stepped sandstone base, has free-standing columns with stiff-leaf capitals
at the corners supporting a high pyramid. This has gablets at its base and
ears a cross finial. Low chamfered stone curb surround has original low
iron rail on posts with urn finials.

Listing NGR: NZ3083156664

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