Description: Market Cross
Date Listed: 16 January 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 323041
OS Grid Reference: SD9480591026
OS Grid Coordinates: 394805, 491026
Latitude/Longitude: 54.3148, -2.0813
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ASKRIGG MARKET PLACE
SD 99 SW
19/19 Market Cross (formerly
16.1.52 listed as The Cross)
Market cross. 1830. By Leonard Hesletine, an Askrigg mason. Ashlar. Base
of 6 octagonal steps. Octagonal cross shaft with square base. Replaces an
older cross, the market charter having been granted in 1587. Hartley M and
Ingilby J, Yorkshire Village, (1979), pp 29, 148.
Listing NGR: SD9480691025
Source: English Heritage
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