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West Gate to Furness Abbey, Remains of

A Grade I Listed Building in Newbarns, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.1344 / 54°8'3"N

Longitude: -3.2006 / 3°12'2"W

OS Eastings: 321653

OS Northings: 471611

OS Grid: SD216716

Mapcode National: GBR 6N2M.WP

Mapcode Global: WH72H.TB3W

Entry Name: West Gate to Furness Abbey, Remains of

Listing Date: 6 May 1976

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1292045

English Heritage Legacy ID: 388498

Location: Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria, LA13

County: Cumbria

District: Barrow-in-Furness

Electoral Ward/Division: Newbarns

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Barrow in Furness St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text


708-1/4/279 West Gate to Furness Abbey, remains
06/05/76 of


Remains of gatehouse. C14. Red ashlar sandstone. Only side
walls exist rising to fragmentary 1st-floor structure. Some
arch springers survive as do openings on the 1st floor.
Adjoined by substantial sections of the Abbey Wall (qv). Part
of Scheduled Ancient Monument.
(Dickinson J C: Furness Abbey: London: 1987-: 11).

Listing NGR: SD2165671607

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