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York Cross Also Known As Jack Cross, Sneaton

Description: York Cross Also Known As Jack Cross

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 July 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 327648

OS Grid Reference: NZ8785901525
OS Grid Coordinates: 487859, 501525
Latitude/Longitude: 54.4016, -0.6481

Location: Snainton, North Yorkshire

Locality: Sneaton
Local Authority: Scarborough Borough Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England

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Listing Text

NZ 80 SE 878015
9/170 York Cross, also
known as Jack Cross
- II
Waymarker cross. Medieval. Sandstone socket with gritstone shaft. Hollow square
socket stone supporting broken cross shaft, approximately 1 metre high, inscribed:
JACK over a form of Maltese cross. OSBM on socket. Cross was a waymarker on the
medieval Abbey road from Whitby to Pickering, via Falling Foss and Ellerbeck.
T H Woodwark, The Crosses on the North York Moors, pp.11, 19.

Listing NGR: NZ8785901525

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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