ROCK CUT TOMBS APPROXIMATELY 4 METRES SOUTH EAST OF CHAPEL OF ST PATRICK

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
I
List Entry Number:
1207215
Date first listed:
06-Apr-1979
Date of most recent amendment:
20-Jan-1993
Statutory Address:
ROCK CUT TOMBS APPROXIMATELY 4 METRES SOUTH EAST OF CHAPEL OF ST PATRICK, MAIN STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
ROCK CUT TOMBS APPROXIMATELY 4 METRES SOUTH EAST OF CHAPEL OF ST PATRICK, MAIN STREET

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

County:
Lancashire
District:
Lancaster (District Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SD 40998 61649

Details

MORECAMBE AND HEYSHAM

SD4061 MAIN STREET, Heysham 939-1/7/18 (West side (off)) 06/04/79 Rock-cut tombs approx 4m SE of Chapel of St Patrick (Formerly Listed as: MAIN STREET, Heysham (West side (off)) Rock-cut tombs around St Patrick's Chapel)

GV I

Two graves. Pre-Conquest. cut into the sandstone rock close to St Patrick's Chapel (qv). One is child-sized. Both have socket-holes probably intended for timber crosses. An associated cemetery to the south of the chapel was excavated in the 1970s and bones were dated to the 10th and 11th centuries. Forms part of a Scheduled Ancient Monument.

Listing NGR: SD4099961649

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
391834
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 29 Jul 2001
Reference: IOE01/03879/24
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Charles Satterly. Source Historic England Archive
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