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Lych Gates Gate Piers and Abutments 25 Metres North East of Church of St Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Sedgeford, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.899 / 52°53'56"N

Longitude: 0.5371 / 0°32'13"E

OS Eastings: 570746

OS Northings: 336519

OS Grid: TF707365

Mapcode National: GBR P3H.BKV

Mapcode Global: WHKPN.7D0D

Entry Name: Lych Gates Gate Piers and Abutments 25 Metres North East of Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 20 September 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1077930

English Heritage Legacy ID: 221270

Location: Sedgeford, King's Lynn and West Norfolk, Norfolk, PE36

County: Norfolk

District: King's Lynn and West Norfolk

Civil Parish: Sedgeford

Built-Up Area: Sedgeford

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Sedgeford St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text


5/88 Lych gates, gate
piers and abutments,
25 metres north east of
Church of St. Mary.

2 leaf lych gates, gate piers and abutments, entrance to the church of St.
Mary. Dated 1852. Coursed, squared carstone with stone dressings, wooden
and cast iron gates. High Victorian Gothic 2 piers with single set off and
gabled coping, with on north south side of north pier an inscription set
within a stone arch : "These gates were erected/By the Reverend the Vicar
W.B. Estcourt/And his parishioners/To remind the living/And in memory of
the dead/During V months AD MDCCCLII/Out of/CL sick/XX Persons died of typhus
fever/'He doth not afflict willingly/Nor grieve the children of men'
Lam(entations) III, 33 (xxxiii)". 2 leaf gates with X frame stretchers and
metal dog rails with spear heads. Included for historical interest.

Listing NGR: TF7074636519

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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