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Cleeves Cross Circa 10 Metres North East of No 28, Ferryhill

Description: Cleeves Cross Circa 10 Metres North East of No 28

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 June 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 112238

OS Grid Reference: NZ2984932736
OS Grid Coordinates: 429849, 532736
Latitude/Longitude: 54.6888, -1.5385

Location: 29 Morpeth Close, Ferryhill, Durham DL17 8QP

Locality: Ferryhill
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DL17 8QP

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Listing Text

(East side)

6/32 Cleeves Cross circa
10 metres north east
of No 28

Fragments of medieval cross, set in ground near original site. Sandstone; c 1 metre
high and 0.3 metre square, roughly shaped and with pecked marks. Plaque in wall
to west records 'The large stone mounted on this site formed part of the CLEEVES
CROSS where by tradition THE BRAWN OF BRANCEPETH was killed by Roger de Fery about
the year 1200 AD'. (Brawn = boar).

Listing NGR: NZ2984932736

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Source: English Heritage

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