This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
NZ 26 NE NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE ESKDALE TERRACE (west side) 9/233 Piers from Hospital of the Virgin Mary at Royal Grammar School G.V. II 2 piers, originally from Virgin Mary Hospital in Westgate Road and resited behind gate piers at school entrance. C13. Sandstone. Octagonal piers, each on square plinth and moulded base; nail-head band on moulded capitals; each has 2 courses of springing of chamfered arches and side arches. In the eighteenth century the Grammar School occupied the buildings of the former hospital; they were demolished when Neville Street was laid out c.1844.
Listing NGR: NZ2525165420
© Mr Bob Cottrell. Source: Historic England Archive
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Photographer: Cottrell, Bob
Rights Holder: Cottrell, Bob
Sandstone, Medieval Gate Pier, Unassigned, Grammar School, Education, Secondary School, School, Hospital, Religious Ritual And Funerary, Health And Welfare