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© Mr Barrie S. Dixon

IoE Number: 212950
Location: LYCHGATE, OLD CHURCH OF SAINT WERBURG, WIGSEY LANE (north side)
  WARBURTON, TRAFFORD, GREATER MANCHESTER
Photographer: Mr Barrie S. Dixon
Date Photographed: 30 December 2000
Date listed: 12 July 1985
Date of last amendment: 12 July 1985
Grade II

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SJ 68 NEWARBURTONWIGSEY LANE(north-westside)5/193Lychgate, Old

SJ 68 NE WARBURTON WIGSEY LANE (north-west side) 5/193 Lychgate, Old Church of Saint - Werburg G.V. II Lychgate. "In loving memory of Charles Craven died August 20th 1887" carved on beam. Timber frame with stone slate roof. Pitched roof runs transversely over a pair of gates. Each side support consists of 2 large posts and a horizontal member which is the base of the eaves truss with curved struts. There are turned balusters between the 2 studs similar to those in the gates. The timbers are generally pegged and have chamfers with run-out stops. The roof is surmounted by a cross finial.

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