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Young Ralph Cross, Westerdale

Description: Young Ralph Cross

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 6 October 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 328053

OS Grid Reference: NZ6772202093
OS Grid Coordinates: 467722, 502093
Latitude/Longitude: 54.4098, -0.9581

Location: West Ayton, North Yorkshire YO21 2NL

Locality: Westerdale
Local Authority: Scarborough Borough Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO21 2NL

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There is also a scheduled monument, Wayside Cross and Boundary Marker Known As Young Ralph on Westerdale Moor, at the same location as this building or very close to it. This may be related in some way or possibly a different name for the same structure.

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Listing Text


Young Ralph Cross
10/135 (formerly listed
6/10/69 as Ralph Cross)


Wayside cross, possibly C11. Hard gritstone. Large, roughly-
shaped base. Cross about 10 feet tall. Lower part shows much-
weathered interlace ornament and a cable-moulded border. Cross
has been restored by adding a new (possibly C18) head with a nicked
top and by cementing into its socket.

Listing NGR: NZ6772202093

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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