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Churchyard Cross 17 Metres West of Door of Church of St. Mary, Blanchland

Description: Churchyard Cross 17 Metres West of Door of Church of St. Mary

Grade: I
Date Listed: 18 June 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 240381

OS Grid Reference: NY9659850408
OS Grid Coordinates: 396598, 550408
Latitude/Longitude: 54.8485, -2.0545

Locality: Blanchland
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: DH8 9SS

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Listing Text

NY 9650
24/15 Churchyard Cross
17 metres west of door
of Church of St. Mary


Churchyard cross, probably C13. Gritstone. Monolithic shaft has chamfered
angles with broach stops at base, bracelet cross head. Overall height 2.9 m.
Octagonal base now at ground level; steps probably beneath present ground level.
A rare survival of a complete early medieval churchyard cross.

Listing NGR: NY9659850408

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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