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Re-Erected Font in Wreay Churchyard

A Grade II Listed Building in St Cuthbert Without, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.8319 / 54°49'54"N

Longitude: -2.8809 / 2°52'51"W

OS Eastings: 343510

OS Northings: 548923

OS Grid: NY435489

Mapcode National: GBR 8DBK.2P

Mapcode Global: WH809.QTB4

Entry Name: Re-Erected Font in Wreay Churchyard

Listing Date: 22 September 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1335502

English Heritage Legacy ID: 77613

Location: St. Cuthbert Without, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA4

County: Cumbria

District: Carlisle

Civil Parish: St Cuthbert Without

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Wreay St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

NY 44 NW
11/33 Re-erected font in
Wreay Churchyard


Font dated 1733 (church guide says 1738) from earlier church. Red sandstone.
Squared base, chamfered-edged column, surmounted by square shallow bowl, with
moulded panels to each face, one dated. removed from church on rebuilding in
1842 and now forms churchyard ornament to left of west entrance.

Listing NGR: NY4351048923

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

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