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Secondary Western Gates to Flaybrick Hill Cemetery Adjacent to the Western Cemetery Lodge

A Grade II Listed Building in Bidston and St James, Wirral

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Latitude: 53.398 / 53°23'52"N

Longitude: -3.0668 / 3°4'0"W

OS Eastings: 329164

OS Northings: 389550

OS Grid: SJ291895

Mapcode National: GBR 7Y04.VM

Mapcode Global: WH761.VVTD

Entry Name: Secondary Western Gates to Flaybrick Hill Cemetery Adjacent to the Western Cemetery Lodge

Listing Date: 28 March 1974

Last Amended: 10 August 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1201595

English Heritage Legacy ID: 389130

Location: Wirral, CH43

County: Wirral

Electoral Ward/Division: Bidston and St James

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Merseyside

Church of England Parish: Bidston St Oswald

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 11/11/2014


Secondary western gates to Flaybrick Hill Cemetery adjacent to the western cemetery lodge

(Formerly listed as Northern Gates to Flaybrick Hill Cemetery, previously listed as Northern Entrance gateway to Flaybrick Hill Cemetery)


Entrance gates to Flaybrick Hill Cemetery,1864. By Lucy and Littler. Stone gate piers and cast-iron gates. Gate piers to main and side gates in flanking wall with chamfered plinth and raking coping. Polygonal gate piers with stepped tapered caps with finials. Incised quatrefoil decoration incorporating date and initials BIC (Birkenhead Improvement Commission).
Cast-iron gates have twisted shafts with arrow heads, and quatrefoil panels.

(The Buildings of England: Nikolaus Pevsner and Edward Hubbard: Cheshire: Harmondsworth: 1971).

Listing NGR: SJ2916489550

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