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Latitude: 53.4383 / 53°26'17"N
Longitude: -2.9563 / 2°57'22"W
OS Eastings: 336569
OS Northings: 393925
OS Grid: SJ365939
Mapcode National: GBR 7B9.HG
Mapcode Global: WH871.KVG0
Entry Name: South Catacomb
Listing Date: 14 March 1975
Last Amended: 19 June 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1068391
English Heritage Legacy ID: 213681
Location: Liverpool, L4
Electoral Ward/Division: Anfield
Built-Up Area: Liverpool
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Merseyside
Church of England Parish: Anfield St Columba
Church of England Diocese: Liverpool
SJ 39 SE ANFIELD CEMETERY
4/88 South Catacomb
with North Catacomb)
Catacomb. c.1863. Lucy and Littler. Stone with slate
roof. 9 bays. Weathered buttresses and corbelled parapet
with gargoyles. Bays have 3 trefoil-headed panels, some
inscribed with names. Central through passage has segmental
arches on wall piers with angel corbels. End bay entrances
on north side have pointed arches, the mouldings dying into
the wall and flush gables projecting through the parapet,
with crockets and fleurons. Returns have round apses with 3
lancets with iron grilles. Roof has skylights, most boarded
(1984). Interior: has 2 chambers with iron gates.
Quatrefoil piers support diaphragm arches and segmental
pointed arches to side recesses.
Listing NGR: SJ3656993925
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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