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Latitude: 53.7929 / 53°47'34"N
Longitude: -2.2405 / 2°14'25"W
OS Eastings: 384251
OS Northings: 432979
OS Grid: SD842329
Mapcode National: GBR DSSL.Q3
Mapcode Global: WHB7X.KX9P
Entry Name: Retaining Wall Along North and West Sides of St Peters Churchyard
Listing Date: 29 September 1977
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1365762
English Heritage Legacy ID: 467018
Location: Burnley, Lancashire, BB11
Electoral Ward/Division: Daneshouse with Stoneyholme
Built-Up Area: Burnley
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire
Church of England Parish: Burnley St Peter
Church of England Diocese: Blackburn
SD8432NW CHURCH STREET
906-1/16/34 (West side)
29/09/77 Retaining wall along north and west
sides of St Peter's churchyard
Retaining wall to churchyard overlooking the river Brun.
Probably mostly c1807 (when the churchyard was enlarged and
properly enclosed), but incorporating earlier abutments built
in 1736. Coursed and random sandstone rubble with a rounded
coping. Curved line following southward bend of river round
church, from Church Street Bridge (qv) at north-east corner of
churchyard, to south-west corner of churchyard, gradually
diminishing in height from approximately 10m near the bridge.
Listing NGR: SD8425232978
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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