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Swarth Howe Cross, Egton

Description: Swarth Howe Cross

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 July 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 327473

OS Grid Reference: NZ8411108656
OS Grid Coordinates: 484111, 508656
Latitude/Longitude: 54.4663, -0.7038

Location: A171, Egton, North Yorkshire YO21 1UH

Locality: Egton
Local Authority: Scarborough Borough Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO21 1UH

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Listing Text

NZ 80 NW 841086
(south side, off)
3/3 Swarth Howe Cross
- II
Boundary stone. Early-mid C18. Gritstone. Square-section column,
approximately 1.25 metre high, set in square socket stone. Inscriptions:
West face South face North facet
175? G.K.?
1774 EGTON
1799 ROAD
Stone stands on the site of the medieval Swarth Howe Cross. S.White,
Standing Stones and Earthworks on the North Yorkshire Moors, p.29.

Listing NGR: NZ8411108656

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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