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Winter's Gibbet and Adjacent Crossbase of Steng Cross, Hollinghill

Description: Winter's Gibbet and Adjacent Crossbase of Steng Cross

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 May 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 236265

OS Grid Reference: NY9619890774
OS Grid Coordinates: 396198, 590774
Latitude/Longitude: 55.2112, -2.0613

Location: Hollinghill, Northumberland NE61 4LE

Locality: Hollinghill
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE61 4LE

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Listing Text


11/25 Winter's Gibbet
and adjacent
crossbase of
Steng Cross

Gibbet. Wood, the base re-inforced with iron. Tall gibbet, a C19 relica of
the gibbet upon which William Winter was executed in 1791 for the murder of
Margaret Crozier of the Raw near Hepple.

Crossbase. Medieval. Sandstone. c.36 inches square and 18 inches high with
chamfered top. Oblong socket for shaft c.18 inches x 11 inches.

Listing NGR: NY9619890774

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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