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Medieval Cross Remains in North Wood, Stannington

Description: Medieval Cross Remains in North Wood

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 April 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 238989

OS Grid Reference: NZ2204777095
OS Grid Coordinates: 422047, 577095
Latitude/Longitude: 55.0878, -1.6561

Location: A1, Stannington, Northumberland NE13 6DD

Locality: Stannington
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE13 6DD

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Listing Text

NZ 27 NW NZ 22057711
(North Wood)
8/82 Medieval Cross
Remains in
North Wood
Cross, probably C13. Reputedly Shotton Market Cross, brought to Blagdon in
early C19. Cut sandstone. Low C19 plinth, square base with leaf ornament at
angles; octagonal shaft with roll-moulded angles, broken upper part secured by
iron clamps. Upper part of shaft and head missing. Overall height 2.60 metres.

Unusually elaborate medieval cross, even ex-situ a monument of some importance.

Listing NGR: NZ2204777095

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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