Lych Gate To Churchyard
- 21 Sep 2000
- Lych Gate To Churchyard, Longhirst Village, Longhirst, Castle Morpeth, Northumberland
- Photograph (Digital)
This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
LONGHIRST LONGHIRST VILLAGE NZ 2288 (East side) 11/37 Lych gate to churchyard GV II Lych gate 1885. Rock-faced stone and ashlar, timber superstructure; red tile roof. Paired stepped angle buttresses; 3-light opening on each side with moulded colonnettes and chamfered lintel. Corbels support wooden arch; wagon roof. Brass inscribed panel on wall-plate stating that the gate was erected by the children of the Rev. Edward Lawson in memory of their father.
Listing NGR: NZ2253588911
© Mr David J Wilkinson. Source: Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
Photographer: Wilkinson, David J
Rights Holder: Wilkinson, David J
Ashlar, Brass, Stone, Tile, Timber, Victorian Lych Gate, Religious Ritual And Funerary