Churchyard Walls To The Church Of St John Sub Castro

23 Feb 2003
Churchyard Walls To The Church Of St John Sub Castro, Abinger Place, Lewes, East Sussex, BN7 2QA
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

TQ 4110 SW & TQ 4110 SE LEWES ABINGER PLACE 9/3 & 10/3 (north side)

16.3.70 Churchyard walls to the Church of St John sub Castro


Churchyards walls. C19. Flint with red brick bands and quoins. Two low curving walls, circa 15 yards long, forming a forecourt to the church with doubled low central gates and low pedestrian side gates. Battered wall around the churchyard to the north for circa 70 yards and then turning east for circa 100 yards. Between 8-12 feet high. The churchyard walls carry round the churchyard following the line of the former Town Walls, the churchyard west and north limits forming the west and north limits of the walled town also.

The walls may contain some material from the former Town Walls.

Listing NGR: TQ4145510425


This is part of the Series: IOE01/2174 IOE Records taken by Philip Westwood; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Dr Philip Westwood. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

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Photographer: Westwood, Philip

Rights Holder: Westwood, Philip


Brick, Flint, Georgian Wall, Victorian Monument (By Form), Barrier, Church, Religious Ritual And Funerary, Mixed Cemetery, Cemetery, Funerary Site, Gate, Unassigned