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Latitude: 54.9028 / 54°54'9"N
Longitude: -1.4187 / 1°25'7"W
OS Eastings: 437371
OS Northings: 556603
OS Grid: NZ373566
Mapcode National: GBR V66.42
Mapcode Global: WHD5C.51P9
Entry Name: North Entrance Including Gates, Piers and Railings to Bishopwearmouth Cemetery
Listing Date: 17 October 1994
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1207098
English Heritage Legacy ID: 391501
Location: Sunderland, SR4
Electoral Ward/Division: Pallion
Built-Up Area: Sunderland
Traditional County: Durham
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear
Church of England Parish: Bishopwearmouth St Gabriel
Church of England Diocese: Durham
NZ35NE HYLTON ROAD
920-1/4/125 (South side)
North entrance incl. gates, piers &
railings to Bishopwearmouth Cemetery
Bishopwearmouth Cemetery entrance gates, piers and railings.
1856. By Thomas Moore. Ashlar piers and dwarf walls, cast-iron
piers, cast and wrought-iron gates and railings. Serpentine
painted ashlar dwarf walls with chamfered coping flank tall
octagonal gate piers formed from open panels with decorative
central and top bands with high swept octagonal coping,
brattished decoration on coping which has high bud finials.
Lozenge shaped bud finials on railings with quatrefoil-pierced
dog bar band; gates have similar finials and central band.
Entrance railings terminate in painted ashlar octagonal piers
with brattished ornament on high ogee-moulded coping.
Listing NGR: NZ3737156603
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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