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Anwoth, Anwoth Old Churchyard

A Category A Listed Building in Anwoth, Dumfries and Galloway

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Latitude: 54.8804 / 54°52'49"N

Longitude: -4.2107 / 4°12'38"W

OS Eastings: 258271

OS Northings: 556195

OS Grid: NX582561

Mapcode National: GBR HHZT.7YN

Mapcode Global: WH4W2.9L5H

Plus Code: 9C6QVQJQ+4P

Entry Name: Anwoth, Anwoth Old Churchyard

Listing Name: Anwoth Old Church Churchyard, excluding Scheduled Monument No 2340 ‘Anwoth Old Church, Cross Slab and Gordon Tomb’, Anwoth

Listing Date: 4 November 1971

Last Amended: 9 July 2015

Category: A

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 405185

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB3309

Building Class: Cultural

Also known as: Anwoth, Old Kirk, Churchyard And Gordon Tomb

ID on this website: 200405185

Location: Anwoth

County: Dumfries and Galloway

Electoral Ward: Dee and Glenkens

Parish: Anwoth

Traditional County: Kirkcudbrightshire

Tagged with: Cross slab Churchyard

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Rubble walled churchyard contains some good 18th century stones. Earlier 19th century Egypto-Grecian mausoleum (showing influence of Walter Newall) in coursed cyclopean granite, ramped timber door.

Statement of Interest

Anwoth Old Church, Cross Slab and Gordon Tomb is Scheduled Monument No 2340 and is excluded from the listing.

Listed building record and statutory address updated in 2015. Previously listed as 'Anwoth Old Church, Gordon Tomb and Churchyard.'

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