Description: St Cedds Well
Date Listed: 24 June 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 328944
OS Grid Reference: SE7291990458
OS Grid Coordinates: 472919, 490458
Latitude/Longitude: 54.3045, -0.8809
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12/107 St Cedd's Well
Public fountain. Erected in C19 reusing C12 stone from Rosedale Abbey.
Dressed sandstone. Square on plan. Pointed cusped canopy reused to form a
flat lintel on colonettes with voluted cushion capitals. Flat cornice and
stepped cap terminating in a moulded pedestal carring an iron cross. The
lintel is inscribed: "St Cedd's Well". Interior: lions head pump with a
later tap above. A wooden panel records the weathered inscription incised
on the left return:
ABBIE LASTINGAE FUNDATOR
OBIIT AD 664 ET SEPULTUS EST
IN ECCLASIA A DEXTRA ALTARIS
Listing NGR: SE7292090457
Source: English Heritage
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