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RUINS OF LADY CHAPEL ON NORTH BANK OF RIVER WANSBECK

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: RUINS OF LADY CHAPEL ON NORTH BANK OF RIVER WANSBECK

List entry Number: 1206590

Location

RUINS OF LADY CHAPEL ON NORTH BANK OF RIVER WANSBECK

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:

District: Northumberland

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Pegswood

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 29-Apr-1987

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 238957

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History

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Details

PEGSWOOD NZ 28 NW NZ 22148620 2/42 Ruins of Lady Chapel on north bank of River Wansbeck II Chapel, mid C14 probably rebuilt in later C15. Squared stone with cut dressings. Single cell, only c.7 x 4 metres internally. Walls survive up to 4 courses high; jambs of doorway, with drawbar hole, in centre of west end. Carved shield with arms of Ogle and Bertram quartering Kirkby, removed in early C19 to Bothal Castle, imply construction by Robert 1st Lord Ogle (d.1363). C18 engravings show some late C15 features.

(Relief shield with bearings carved on rock face 12 metres north-east of the chapel probably carved by a Morpeth curate early in C19).

Rev. J. Hodgson, History of Northumberland Part II Vol. II (1832) p.108.

Listing NGR: NZ2214886025

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Hodgson, J, 'A History of Northumberland' in A History of Northumberland Part 2, , Vol. 2, (1832), 108

National Grid Reference: NZ 22148 86025

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