Description: Cross Approximately 40 Metres North East of Wykeham Abbey
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
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SE 98 SE WYKEHAM BACK LANE
(east side, off)
8/127 Cross approximately 40
metres north-east of
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
Source: English Heritage
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