Tyne and Wear HER(11954): Newcastle, White Friars Tower, architectural fragment - Details
Newcastle, White Friars Tower, architectural fragment
An octagonal capital with vertically faced abacus and roll neck. Dimensions 3 feet 1 inch across the top and 2 feet 7 inches beneath. Date of discovery before 1889. Donated to the Society of Antiquaries by North East Railway Company. On display in Castle Keep.
Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Newcastle upon Tyne, 4, I, (1923-24) p. 131; Archaeologia Aeliana, 2, XIII, p 349 plate 2 and p. 346