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Lychgate Approximately 20 Metres South East of Church of St Michael

A Grade II Listed Building in Great Altcar, Lancashire

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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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1073147

English Heritage Legacy ID: 357816

Location: Great Altcar, West Lancashire, Lancashire, L37

County: Lancashire

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

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Listing Text

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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