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5232


Newcastle


Jesmond, All Saints Cemetery


Jesmond


NZ26NE


Religious Ritual and Funerary


Funerary Site


Cemetery


Early Modern


C19


Structure


Cemetery with a municipal design. First cemetery in Newcastle to be instigated by the Burial Board. The cemetery grounds were divided into wards often defined by avenues of trees. Consecrated in 1855. Fine elm tree central to the main entrance viewed through a gabled Gothic archway designed by Benjamin Green. LOCAL LIST


258


657


NZ258657



<< HER 5232 >> F. Green, 1995, A Guide to the Historic Parks and Gardens of Tyne and Wear, p 30 F. Green, 1995, Historic Parks & Gardens in Tyne and Wear, Stage 2 Research; Newcastle City Council, 2007, South Jesmond Conservation Area Character Statement, p 38-39; Alan Morgan, 2004, Beyond the Grave - Exploring Newcastle's Burial Grounds, pp 66-73; Alan Morgan, 2010, Jesmond from mines to mansions, page 118

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