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Latitude: 53.6566 / 53°39'23"N
Longitude: -1.3346 / 1°20'4"W
OS Eastings: 444073
OS Northings: 417999
OS Grid: SE440179
Mapcode National: GBR MV34.VX
Mapcode Global: WHDCD.GCQ3
Entry Name: Village Cross
Listing Date: 25 March 1968
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1025000
English Heritage Legacy ID: 342627
Location: Ackworth, Wakefield, WF7
Civil Parish: Ackworth
Built-Up Area: High Ackworth
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Ackworth St Cuthbert
Church of England Diocese: Leeds
ACKWORTH PURSTON LANE (north
side) High Ackworth
2/27 Village Cross
Village cross. Possibly late medieval ("medieval shaft with Tudor ball on
top": Pevsner). Sandstone. Octagonal base of 3 high steps, approx. 4 metres
in diameter; low octagonal pedestal, and stop-chamfered shaft with moulded
cap and ball finial. Prominently sited near junction with Pontefract Road.
Listing NGR: SE4407317999
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