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Latitude: 55.5115 / 55°30'41"N
Longitude: -1.9662 / 1°57'58"W
OS Eastings: 402230
OS Northings: 624188
OS Grid: NU022241
Mapcode National: GBR G4QQ.33
Mapcode Global: WH9ZQ.RQWQ
Entry Name: Lilburn Chapel
Listing Date: 21 September 1951
Last Amended: 25 January 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1042401
English Heritage Legacy ID: 237546
Location: Lilburn, Northumberland, NE66
Civil Parish: Lilburn
Traditional County: Northumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland
Church of England Parish: Eglingham St Maurice
Church of England Diocese: Newcastle
NU 02 SW LILBURN LILBURN TOWER
7/82 Lilburn Chapel
(previously listed as
West Lilburn Chapel)
Ruined chapel. C11. Massive blocks of dressed stone. Nave, chancel and C13 south
chapel. Long, tall and narrow, still of Anglo-Saxon shape. Walls stand to c 9 feet
on north side, 5 feet on south side, but the east and west ends stand to gable
height. Remains of plain, square responds to former chancel arch. Responds of
former arch into south chapel have C13 mouldings. Small square recesses in chancel
are possibly aumbry and piscina. 2 elaborate medieval tomb slabs in south chapel
and one in nave.
Northumberland County History Vol XIV
Listing NGR: NU0223024188
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