Tyne and Wear HER(17815): St Michael's Crypts - Details
St Michael's Crypts
Religion or Ritual
Two late 18th or early 19th century barrel-vaults were identified at the south-eastern extent of St Michaelâ€™s Minster churchyard. The northernmost vault measured 1.92m wide and had been blocked with bricks. The bricks had partially collapsed during the demolition of the wall. Two burials were identified inside. The southernmost vault measured 2.2om wide and >0.90m in height.
Allen Archaeology, 2019. Archaeological Scheme of Works Report: Bishopwearmouth Heritage Townscape Scheme, Sunderland