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Ruins of Thornton Abbey South Precinct Gateway Approximately 180 Metres South of Abbot's Lodge

A Grade II Listed Building in Thornton Curtis, North Lincolnshire

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Latitude: 53.6528 / 53°39'10"N

Longitude: -0.3091 / 0°18'32"W

OS Eastings: 511854

OS Northings: 418697

OS Grid: TA118186

Mapcode National: GBR VV86.W9

Mapcode Global: WHHH9.7G21

Plus Code: 9C5XMM3R+49

Entry Name: Ruins of Thornton Abbey South Precinct Gateway Approximately 180 Metres South of Abbot's Lodge

Listing Date: 17 October 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1103714

English Heritage Legacy ID: 165891

Location: Thornton Curtis, North Lincolnshire, DN39

County: North Lincolnshire

Civil Parish: Thornton Curtis

Traditional County: Lincolnshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lincolnshire

Church of England Parish: Thornton Curtis St Lawrence

Church of England Diocese: Lincoln

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(east side, of)

10/90 Ruins of Thornton Abbey
south precinct gateway
approximately 180 metres
south of Abbot's Lodge.


Ruins of former gateway in south precinct wall of Thornton Abbey. Probably
C14-C15. Two sections of walling flanking entrance opposite causeway
across moat. Chalk rubble and squared blocks, brick and limestone ashlar.
Section to east, c3 metres high, c2.5 metres east-west and cl metre thick,
has chalk rubble core with brick through-courses, brick plinth and facing of
squared chalk, brick and limestone ashlar. Section to west, c3 metres
high, c2 metres north-south and cl metre thick, survives as mortared chalk
rubble core with some brick on east side.

Listing NGR: TA1185518690

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