British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

Swine Cross, Middleham

Description: Swine Cross

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 February 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 321690

OS Grid Reference: SE1260887677
OS Grid Coordinates: 412608, 487677
Latitude/Longitude: 54.2846, -1.8078

Location: 28 Park Lane, Middleham, North Yorkshire DL8 4QG

Locality: Middleham
Local Authority: Richmondshire District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: DL8 4QG

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Explore more of the area around Middleham, North Yorkshire at Explore Britain.

Listing Text


9/79 Swine Cross
15.2.67 (Formerly listed under West End
(formerly Swine Market))

Base of market cross. C15. Worn ashlar. Stepped base supporting 2 masonry
pedestals, one bearing a weathered medieval capital, the other a much-worn
effigy of recumbent animal, perhaps a swine, or a representation of the
White Boar emblem of the Nevill family who owned the castle (qv) from 1270.
VCH, i, p 251. Scheduled as an Ancient Monument.

Listing NGR: SE1260987677

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

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.