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Main Western Gates to Flaybrick Hill Cemetery Adjacent to the Cemetery Chapels

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

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Latitude: 53.3967 / 53°23'48"N

Longitude: -3.0659 / 3°3'57"W

OS Eastings: 329219

OS Northings: 389402

OS Grid: SJ292894

Mapcode National: GBR 7Y15.13

Mapcode Global: WH761.WW6D

Entry Name: Main Western Gates to Flaybrick Hill Cemetery Adjacent to the Cemetery Chapels

Listing Date: 28 March 1974

Last Amended: 10 August 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1217805

English Heritage Legacy ID: 389131

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

SJ28NE
789-1/3/30

BIRKENHEAD
BOUNDARY ROAD (East side)
Main western gates to Flaybrick Hill Cemetery adjacent to the cemetery chapels.

(Formerly listed as Southern Gates to Flaybrick Hill Cemetery, previously listed as Southern entrance gateway to Flaybrick Hill Cemetery)


28/03/74

GV
II
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 Commissioners). Cast-iron gates have twisted shafts with arrow heads and scroll-work.

For the other principal cemetery buildings see under Tollemache Road.
The Buildings of England: Nikolaus Pevsner and Edward
Hubbard: Cheshire: Harmondsworth: 1971.


Listing NGR: SJ2921989402

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

Description

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

SJ28NE
789-1/3/30

BIRKENHEAD
BOUNDARY ROAD (East side)
Main western gates to Flaybrick Hill Cemetery adjacent to the cemetery chapels.

(Formerly listed as Southern Gates to Flaybrick Hill Cemetery, previously listed as Southern entrance gateway to Flaybrick Hill Cemetery)


28/03/74

GV
II
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 Commissioners). Cast-iron gates have twisted shafts with arrow heads and scroll-work.

For the other principal cemetery buildings see under Tollemache Road.
The Buildings of England: Nikolaus Pevsner and Edward
Hubbard: Cheshire: Harmondsworth: 1971.


Listing NGR: SJ2921989402

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