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Ravenspurn Cross in the Grounds of Holyrood House, Hedon

Description: Ravenspurn Cross in the Grounds of Holyrood House

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 20 December 1991
English Heritage Building ID: 166458

OS Grid Reference: TA1903128731
OS Grid Coordinates: 519031, 428731
Latitude/Longitude: 53.7414, -0.1967

Location: King's Place, Hedon, East Riding of Yorkshire HU12 8GZ

Locality: Hedon
County: East Riding of Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: HU12 8GZ

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There is also a scheduled monument with a similar name, Ravenspurn Cross, at the same location as this building or very close to it. This is probably the same structure or related to it in some way.

Listing Text

The following item shall be added:

(west side)
Ravenspurn Cross
in the grounds of
Holyrood House
TA 1928 NW

2.Medieval Cross. Early C15. Probably erected to commemorate the
landing of the Duke of Lancaster at Ravenspurn where it
originally stood. Ashlar. Square four step plinth, with octagonal
base and octagonal cross shaft with decorated capital, surmounted
by an elaborate carved dross decorated with figures, now badly
eroded. Ancient Monument No.132.

Listing NGR: TA1903128731

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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