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Latitude: 55.0431 / 55°2'35"N
Longitude: -1.8799 / 1°52'47"W
OS Eastings: 407773
OS Northings: 572075
OS Grid: NZ077720
Mapcode National: GBR HB93.TZ
Mapcode Global: WHC37.3H2Q
Entry Name: The Butter Cross
Listing Date: 28 April 1969
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1178857
English Heritage Legacy ID: 238871
Location: Stamfordham, Northumberland, NE18
Civil Parish: Stamfordham
Built-Up Area: Stamfordham
Traditional County: Northumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland
Church of England Parish: Stamfordham
Church of England Diocese: Newcastle
STAMFORDHAM THE GREEN
28/385 The Butter Cross
Market cross. 1735. Ashlar and stone slate roof. Small square single-storey
building. A single round arch on each side. Alternate courses of stone project
slightly to form banded rustication. Alternate voussoirs project also.
Moulded imposts. Pyramidal roof with square stone top which has date and worn
inscription on a shield on east side, sundial on south side and formerly open
arches now blocked on the other 2 sides. This also has a pyramidal roof, with
ball finial and vane.
Original roof timbers inside.
Scheduled ancient monument.
Listing NGR: NZ0777572074
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