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Sandburn Cross in Grounds of Sandburn House Approximately 100 Metres North of the Tanglewood Inn, Stockton-on-the-Forest

Description: Sandburn Cross in Grounds of Sandburn House Approximately 100 Metres North of the Tanglewood Inn

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 January 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 328688

OS Grid Reference: SE6695758581
OS Grid Coordinates: 466957, 458581
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0189, -0.9796

Location: A64, Stockton On The Forest, York YO32 9TW

Locality: Stockton-on-the-Forest
County: City of York
Country: England
Postcode: YO32 9TW

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Listing Text

(north-west side)

3/32 Sandburn Cross in grounds
of Sandburn House
approximately 100 metres
29.1.53 north of the Tanglewood


Boundary marker. 1677 inscription, possibly on an earlier cross shaft.
Limestone. Square-section base approximately one metre square and 0.25
metres in height, supporting a square-section shaft approximately 0.50
metres square and 1.50 metres in height. Inscriptions to each face. To
south: Ebor Monkward Stray. Mat Walls. Jo Blackburn. John Beforth.
Edgoforth. Pasture Masters 1677. To east: This cross repaired in the year
1782 by Wm Bamburgh, John Dale, Jos Gorwood, Ricd Pearson. Pasture Masters.
To west: This cross was blown down by the great wind on the 7th of January
1839 and replaced by her Grace the Duchess of Sutherland 1840. To north:
Restored by John Hetherton in 1912. The ashes of John Hetherton who died
Feb 14th 1937 aged 74 years lie around this stone.

Listing NGR: SE6695758581

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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