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Latitude: 53.5507 / 53°33'2"N
Longitude: -3.0278 / 3°1'40"W
OS Eastings: 332000
OS Northings: 406501
OS Grid: SD320065
Mapcode National: GBR 7W9C.8W
Mapcode Global: WH86M.G0DS
Entry Name: Lychgate Approximately 20 Metres South East of Church of St Michael
Listing Date: 19 August 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1073147
English Heritage Legacy ID: 357816
Location: Great Altcar, West Lancashire, Lancashire, L37
District: West Lancashire
Civil Parish: Great Altcar
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire
Church of England Parish: Altcar St Michael and All Angels
Church of England Diocese: Liverpool
SD 30 NW
6/2 Lychgate approx. 20 metres South-East
of Church of St Michael
Lychgate. Probably 1879 by Douglas of Chester. Oak with stone slate roof.
Gateposts have curved braces down to ground plates and up to the short
tie-beams of the roof. They are joined by a beam which is inscribed on
its eastern side: 'Grant O Lord that through the grave and gate of Death
we may pass to our joyful Resurrection'.
Listing NGR: SD3200006501
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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