This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.
We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?
Latitude: 53.3113 / 53°18'40"N
Longitude: -4.6318 / 4°37'54"W
OS Eastings: 224759
OS Northings: 382607
OS Grid: SH247826
Mapcode National: GBR GMYY.F2S
Mapcode Global: WH31B.T1K9
Entry Name: Lower Churchyard Walls and Gateway
Listing Date: 25 July 1994
Last Amended: 25 July 1994
Source ID: 14750
Building Class: Religious, Ritual and Funerary
Location: Below St Cybi’s Church, parallel to road enclosing lower level of churchyard.
County: Isle of Anglesey
Community: Holyhead (Caergybi)
Built-Up Area: Holyhead
Traditional County: Anglesey
Wall probably first built early C19 when lower churchyard formed; gateway dated 1926.
Dark grey rubble wall circa 2 high with central gateway (in style of Clough Williams Ellis, architect). Gateway in paler stone has shaped gable, round-headed archway with elaborate wrought iron gates.
Above gateway, inscriptions on slate; to Victoria Road ‘Sancte Kybi Ora Per Nobis’; towards church ‘Cared Coeth Yr Encilion’, and date ‘1926’, together with monogram consisting of letters ‘AJH’ (?) following monogram of Albrecht Durer, renaissance artist.
[Wall links back to upper walls by rubble walls to each end.]
Included for group value with walls to upper churchyard.
Other nearby listed buildings