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Cross Approximately 40 Metres North East of Wykeham Abbey, Wykeham

Description: Cross Approximately 40 Metres North East of Wykeham Abbey

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 April 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 327447

OS Grid Reference: SE9626881931
OS Grid Coordinates: 496268, 481931
Latitude/Longitude: 54.2241, -0.5249

Location: Whitby, North Yorkshire YO13 9QS

Locality: Wykeham
Local Authority: Scarborough Borough Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO13 9QS

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Listing Text

(east side, off)

8/127 Cross approximately 40
metres north-east of
Wykeham Abbey


Incorrectly shown on Ordnance Survey map as Hudgin Lane. Cross C19.
Sandstone ashlar. Cross and pedestal approximately 4.5 metres high, raised
on 3 steps. Tall pedestal has the following inscription: "This cross marks
the site of the altar of the Church of All Saints which church was taken
down AD 1853 and rebuilt upon the site of an ancient and desecrated church
to the north of the village". Pedestal carries a moulded Celtic cross on a
tall tapering shaft with flat volutes at the base.

Listing NGR: SE9626881931

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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