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Remains of Knightlow Cross

A Grade II Listed Building in Ryton-on-Dunsmore, Warwickshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.3599 / 52°21'35"N

Longitude: -1.4071 / 1°24'25"W

OS Eastings: 440474

OS Northings: 273703

OS Grid: SP404737

Mapcode National: GBR 6MX.52B

Mapcode Global: VHBX6.KYH8

Entry Name: Remains of Knightlow Cross

Listing Date: 25 August 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1365114

English Heritage Legacy ID: 308830

Location: Ryton-on-Dunsmore, Rugby, Warwickshire, CV23

County: Warwickshire

District: Rugby

Civil Parish: Ryton-on-Dunsmore

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire

Church of England Parish: Ryton-on-Dunsmore St Leonard

Church of England Diocese: Coventry

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Listing Text

RYTON ON DUNSMORE LONDON ROAD (A45)
SP47SW (North side)
Knightlow Hill
5/44 The remains of Knightlow Cross

- II

Remains of a cross. Medieval. Sandstone. Squared socket stone. The cross stands
on a small tumulus. It marks the site of the ancient custom of 'worth silver'.
(V.C.H.: Warwickshire, Vol.VI, p.210; Kelly's Directory of Warwickshire, 1894,
p.180).


Listing NGR: SP4047473703

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