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Latitude: 55.237 / 55°14'13"N
Longitude: -2.1947 / 2°11'40"W
OS Eastings: 387717
OS Northings: 593664
OS Grid: NY877936
Mapcode National: GBR F73W.NH
Mapcode Global: WHB0Z.8M5L
Entry Name: The Percy Cross
Listing Date: 7 January 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1044864
English Heritage Legacy ID: 239696
Location: Otterburn, Northumberland, NE19
Traditional County: Northumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland
Church of England Parish: Otterburn St John the Evangelist
Church of England Diocese: Newcastle
OTTERBURN A 696
NY 89 SE (North side)
25/36 The Percy Cross
Cross erected to commemorate the Battle of Otterburn, 1388. Erected on this
site in 1777 but incorporating the medieval cross base. Dressed stone.
Round base of 3 steps followed by 2 square steps. On this is the medieval
cross base and set into it a rectangular shaft c.12 x 6 inches and c.8 feet
high, tapering towards the top. This shaft is said to have been the kitchen
lintel at Otterburn Tower.
Listing NGR: NY8771793664
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