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Latitude: 54.1359 / 54°8'9"N
Longitude: -3.1981 / 3°11'53"W
OS Eastings: 321818
OS Northings: 471777
OS Grid: SD218717
Mapcode National: GBR 6N3M.F5
Mapcode Global: WH72H.V98Q
Entry Name: Furness Abbey, Including All Medieval Remains in Care of English Heritage
Listing Date: 10 November 1949
Last Amended: 20 December 1993
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1197906
English Heritage Legacy ID: 388372
Location: Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria, LA13
Electoral Ward/Division: Newbarns
Parish: Non Civil Parish
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria
Church of England Parish: Dalton-in-Furness St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Carlisle
BARROW IN FURNESS
SD27SW ABBEY APPROACH
708-1/4/7 Furness Abbey, including all
10/11/49 medieval remains in care of English
(Formerly Listed as:
Furness Abbey inc. all medieval
remains in care of DoE & Abbey Wall)
Remains of Cistercian abbey. 1127-c1500. Red sandstone.
Extensive remains of St Mary's Church, chapter house,
infirmary and domestic buildings all now in the care of
English Heritage and described at length elsewhere. Scheduled
(Barnes F: Barrow and District: Barrow in Furness: 1968-:
24-53; Dickinson J C: Furness Abbey: London: 1987-; Leach A:
Furness Abbey: A History and Illustrated Guide: Ulverston:
1988-; Buildings of England: Pevsner N: North Lancashire:
London: 1969-: 123-127).
Listing NGR: SD2181871777
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