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Gravestones on Terrace Immediately East of St Peter's Church

A Grade II Listed Building in Bournemouth, Bournemouth Christchurch and Poole

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Latitude: 50.7207 / 50°43'14"N

Longitude: -1.8749 / 1°52'29"W

OS Eastings: 408925

OS Northings: 91233

OS Grid: SZ089912

Mapcode National: GBR X7N.W3

Mapcode Global: FRA 67Y5.RC6

Plus Code: 9C2WP4CG+72

Entry Name: Gravestones on Terrace Immediately East of St Peter's Church

Listing Date: 1 August 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1304485

English Heritage Legacy ID: 101761

Location: Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole, BH1

County: Bournemouth Christchurch and Poole

Electoral Ward/Division: Central

Built-Up Area: Bournemouth

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Bournemouth Town Centre

Church of England Diocese: Winchester

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Listing Text

(East Side)
Gravestones on terrace
immediately east of
St Peter's Church
SZ 0891 13/1E 1.8.74.


Long line of Tractarian Gothic gabled tomb chests, circa 1850-1860, of uniform
character though varying design, set amidst heather. Various headstones behind
in form of cross within quatrefoil. Significant historically as well as visually
in indicating Bournemouth's High Church attractiveness at that time.

The Church of St Peter, Churchyard Cross, Lychgate Chapel of the Resurrection,
and 2 groups of gravestones form a group.

Listing NGR: SZ0892591233

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

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