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Latitude: 53.2182 / 53°13'5"N
Longitude: -0.5293 / 0°31'45"W
OS Eastings: 498296
OS Northings: 370020
OS Grid: SK982700
Mapcode National: GBR FMX.BYX
Mapcode Global: WHGJ5.VC4R
Plus Code: 9C5X6F9C+77
Entry Name: Former Chapels at the Old Cemetery
Listing Date: 15 August 1973
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1388477
English Heritage Legacy ID: 485922
Location: Park, Lincoln, Lincolnshire, LN4
Electoral Ward/Division: Park
Traditional County: Lincolnshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lincolnshire
Church of England Parish: Lincoln St Botolph by Bargate
Church of England Diocese: Lincoln
SK97SE CANWICK ROAD
1941-1/2/56 (East side)
15/08/73 Former chapels at the Old Cemetery
Pair of former chapels, now disused. 1856. By Michael Drury.
Coursed and squared rubble with ashlar dressings and plain
tile roof. Gothic Revival style with pointed arched windows
and Geometrical tracery.
EXTERIOR: chamfered and moulded plinth, sill band, moulded
eaves, coped gables with crosses and finials.
North side has a central gable with an archway and shafts,
flanked by single gabled buttresses. Beyond, single blocked
To left, the octagonal east chapel has angle buttresses and 3
gables, each with a 4-light window. Roof gablets. Fleche
To right, west chapel with apsidal end and buttresses, 3 bays,
with six 2-light windows with hoodmoulds. In the north gable,
a 5-light window.
Square north-west tower, 3 stages, has to north a gabled
doorway with shafts. Above, a trefoiled vescia piscis and to
east, a 2-light window. Third stage has a foiled corbel table
and to north, a rose window. On the other sides, 3-light
windows. Spire removed.
INTERIOR: east chapel has an arch braced conical roof with
collars forming a corona. West chapel has a moulded stone arch
to the apse, and an arch braced double purlin roof. Both
chapels have foliage corbels.
The cemetery was laid out by Henry Goddard.
(Buildings of England : Lincolnshire: Pevsner N: Lincolnshire:
London: 1989-: 502-503).
Listing NGR: SK9829670020
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