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White Cross (South), Danby

Description: White Cross (South)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 December 1990
English Heritage Building ID: 327965

OS Grid Reference: NZ6822401994
OS Grid Coordinates: 468224, 501994
Latitude/Longitude: 54.4088, -0.9504

Location: Danby, North Yorkshire

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

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Listing Text


10/47 White Cross


Remains of wayside cross, probably medieval. Hard sandstone.
Large square plinth, about 1m. high and 0.6m. square, with roll-
moulded angles. Crosses incised in east and west faces. Wheel
head of a cross set into socket. Possibly the head and base of a
tall cross, the shaft having disappeared. 0.S.B.M. on south face.
Carved C20 graffiti.

This cross was locally known as Fat Betty.

Listing NGR: NZ6822401994

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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