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Cross, Claughton

Description: Cross

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 January 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 185442

OS Grid Reference: SD5250943070
OS Grid Coordinates: 352509, 443070
Latitude/Longitude: 53.8816, -2.7239

Location: Gardner's Lane, Claughton, Lancashire PR3 0GJ

Locality: Claughton
Local Authority: Wyre Borough Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: PR3 0GJ

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Listing Text

SD 54 SW
8/53 Cross

Cross base, medieval, with shaft added in 1920. Sandstone. Base an
irreqular boulder with rectangular socket which holds a tapering shaft .
The cross head is decorated with interlace ornament. An inscribed brass
plate is attached to the base; 'This wayside cross was restored by William
Fitzherbert-Brockholes in A.D. 1920 in memory of his two sons Thomas and
Roger and all from Claughton who gave their lives for their country in the
Great War.'

Listing NGR: SD5250943070

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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