Monument record MYO1606 - FRIENDS BURIAL GROUND, including walls
|Grid reference||Centred SE 6017 5138 (59m by 63m)|
|Unitary Authority||City of York, North Yorkshire|
|Civil Parish||York, City of York, North Yorkshire|
Type and Period (3)
Includes: Walls bounding the Friends' Burial Ground CARR LANE Walls bounding the Friends' Burial Ground to north-west, north-east, south-east and south-west, interrupted to south-west by Tuke House. Wall to north west forms southern side of Carr Lane. C18 and C19, probably incorporating sections of C17 wall; part on Carr Lane side medieval or earlier. Early parts of rubble stone; later parts of orange-red and variegated red brick, some in English garden-wall bond, some random bond; brick and stone copings. Access from Cromwell Road through board double doors in segment-arched gateway. Walls vary in height, from 1.75 metres approximately to 2.75 and 3.0 metres approximately, ramped-up in places and raked along Carr Lane. Earlier walls have dwarf pilaster buttresses on inner side and flat or sloped copings of brick; C19 wall has chamfered stone coping. (Pace GG: Bishophill: York: York: 1974-: 7).
Listing NGR: SE6017451351
Derived from English Heritage LB download dated: 22/08/2005
NMR related Event 613515 1995 RCHME Architectural Survey
NMR Related Object BF060248 QUAKER BURIAL GROUND, YORK File of material relating to a site or building. This material has not yet been fully catalogued. Copyright, date, and quantity information for this record may be incomplete or inaccurate.
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Record last edited
Jan 14 2020 10:21AM