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Market Cross, Warkworth

Description: Market Cross

Grade: II
Date Listed: 31 December 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 237178

OS Grid Reference: NU2470706066
OS Grid Coordinates: 424707, 606066
Latitude/Longitude: 55.3480, -1.6119

Location: Bridge Street, Warkworth, Northumberland NE65 0UL

Locality: Warkworth
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE65 0UL

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Listing Text


21/287 Market Cross

Market Cross. Stepped base probably survives from 1706 cross; upper part
replaced c.1830 by Duke of Northumberland, and restored C20. Square 3-stepped
base (bottom step partly under tarmac). Cross octagonal above square plinth;
restored upper part, above panelled set-back, has sunk cinquefoil-headed
panels holding small cast-iron plates with Percy emblems (alternating crescents
and fetterlocks). Top has swept panelled dome and cast-iron finial with
gilded cross.

Listing NGR: NU2470806066

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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