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Latitude: 54.3329 / 54°19'58"N
Longitude: -1.7468 / 1°44'48"W
OS Eastings: 416560
OS Northings: 493070
OS Grid: SE165930
Mapcode National: GBR JL7B.MJ
Mapcode Global: WHC6S.4CF4
Entry Name: Saxon Cross Shaft Approximately 10 Metres to South of Church of Saint Oswald's
Listing Date: 13 February 1967
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1318612
English Heritage Legacy ID: 321927
Location: West Hauxwell, Richmondshire, North Yorkshire, DL8
County: North Yorkshire
Civil Parish: West Hauxwell
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire
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8/42 Saxon cross shaft
approximately 10 metres
to south of Church of
13.2.67 Saint Oswald's
Cross shaft. C8-C9. Shaft approximately 2 metres high, set on a plain
base. Anglo-Danish. On the east side, a knot pattern and a panel for
inscription, recorded as "Crux Sci Gacobi" (Pevsner, Buildings of England,
North Riding (1966), p.183). This is traditionally thought to have
commemorated Saint James the Deacon, d.690, who is said to have founded the
church (notes on display in the church porch). Scheduled as an Ancient
Monument. VCII i, p. 249.
Listing NGR: SE1656093070
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