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Old Market Cross Set Against Churchyard Wall 2 Metres East of Vicars Pele, Corbridge

Description: Old Market Cross Set Against Churchyard Wall 2 Metres East of Vicars Pele

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 April 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 239935

OS Grid Reference: NY9885564411
OS Grid Coordinates: 398855, 564411
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9743, -2.0194

Locality: Corbridge
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE45 5AW

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Listing Text

NY 9864 (North Side)

21/174 Old Market Cross, set
against churchyard wall
15.4.69 2 metres east of
Vicar's Pele


Market cross. Cut stone. Present base is worn circular moulded capital,
probably Roman; C13 shaft with remains of dogtooth ornament on angles;
plain C18 head.

The cross formerly stood upon a Roman altar in the market place but was removed
to Newcastle in 1807 and returned in C20.

Listing NGR: NY9885564410

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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