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Steps to Market Cross, Knaresborough

Description: Steps to Market Cross

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 May 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 330839

OS Grid Reference: SE3504257003
OS Grid Coordinates: 435042, 457003
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0079, -1.4668

Location: Butter Lane, Knaresborough, North Yorkshire HG5 8AL

Locality: Knaresborough
Local Authority: Harrogate Borough Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: HG5 8AL

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Listing Text


(east end)

7/168 Steps to market cross (formerly
listed as Market Cross steps)

Steps. C18 or earlier. Millstone grit. 4 concentric steps, circular on
plan; C20 cross. Known locally as the Butter Cross. The 1849 OS map shows
this as the 'Site of the Market Cross' the steps are shown as octagonal on

Listing NGR: SE3504257003

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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