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Market Cross

A Grade II Listed Building in Howden, East Riding of Yorkshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.7454 / 53°44'43"N

Longitude: -0.8661 / 0°51'57"W

OS Eastings: 474876

OS Northings: 428265

OS Grid: SE748282

Mapcode National: GBR QTD4.93

Mapcode Global: WHFDC.N4S1

Entry Name: Market Cross

Listing Date: 17 March 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1160586

English Heritage Legacy ID: 165350

Location: Howden, East Riding of Yorkshire, DN14

County: East Riding of Yorkshire

Civil Parish: Howden

Built-Up Area: Howden

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Riding of Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Howden with Barmby on the Marsh

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

HOWDEN MARKET PLACE
SE 7428
(Centre)

12/122 Market Cross

17.3.52

GV II
Cross and cross base. Medieval base, cross of 1909 carved by T S Ullathorne
of Selby. Ashlar. Total height approximately 5 metres. Circular base of 3
steps supports cross on modern square base with square section shaft,
moulded capital and foliated cross. Cast-iron inscription to base reads
"This cross was erected and presented to the town of Howden by Jane, widow
of Thomas Sinclair Clarke Esq of Knedlington Manor, May 27, 1909". Neave D,
Howden Explored, 1979.


Listing NGR: SE7487628265

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