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Cross Base Approximately 3 Metres West of Road Verge, Appleby

Description: Cross Base Approximately 3 Metres West of Road Verge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 January 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 165971

OS Grid Reference: SE9491614888
OS Grid Coordinates: 494916, 414888
Latitude/Longitude: 53.6219, -0.5664

Location: Risby Road, Appleby, North Lincolnshire DN15 0AA

Locality: Appleby
County: North Lincolnshire
Country: England
Postcode: DN15 0AA

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Listing Text

(west side)

16/12 Cross base approximately
3 metres west of road


Cross base. Medieval. Limestone ashlar, with lead jointing to shaft
socket. Two-tier octagonal drum pedestal on square base, approximately 30cm
high overall, with the base of the octagonal shaft broken flush with the
top. Probably originally a wayside cross, but not in original position.
According to local tradition this and the nearby cross base to the east (qv)
were brought from Thornholm Priory 2 miles to the south.

Listing NGR: SE9491614888

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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