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Victoria Cross, Spaunton

Description: Victoria Cross

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 June 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 328948

OS Grid Reference: SE7282290094
OS Grid Coordinates: 472822, 490094
Latitude/Longitude: 54.3013, -0.8825

Location: Lidsty Hill, Spaunton, North Yorkshire YO62 6TR

Locality: Spaunton
Local Authority: Ryedale District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO62 6TR

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Listing Text

SE 79 SW
(west side, off)
Victoria Cross
- II

Commemorative cross. Base of 1837 and cross of 1897. Gritstone. Hexagonal
base raised on 2 low hexagonal steps. Cross approximately 2.14 metres high.
Base inscribed to north: VR; to south: Victoria RI. The late C19 cross
1837 1897
commemorating the Diamond Jubilee of Queen Victoria replaced a medieval High
Cross. Original cross was probably a sanctuary cross of the Church of St Mary,
Lastingham (qv).

Listing NGR: SE7282290094

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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