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Winter's Gibbet and Adjacent Crossbase of Steng Cross

A Grade II Listed Building in Elsdon, Northumberland

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Latitude: 55.2112 / 55°12'40"N

Longitude: -2.0613 / 2°3'40"W

OS Eastings: 396198

OS Northings: 590774

OS Grid: NY961907

Mapcode National: GBR G815.JR

Mapcode Global: WHB17.98PV

Plus Code: 9C7V6W6Q+FF

Entry Name: Winter's Gibbet and Adjacent Crossbase of Steng Cross

Listing Date: 29 May 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1041241

English Heritage Legacy ID: 236265

Location: Elsdon, Northumberland, NE19

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Elsdon

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Elsdon St Cuthbert

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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11/25 Winter's Gibbet
and adjacent
crossbase of
Steng Cross

Gibbet. Wood, the base re-inforced with iron. Tall gibbet, a C19 relica of
the gibbet upon which William Winter was executed in 1791 for the murder of
Margaret Crozier of the Raw near Hepple.

Crossbase. Medieval. Sandstone. c.36 inches square and 18 inches high with
chamfered top. Oblong socket for shaft c.18 inches x 11 inches.

Listing NGR: NY9619890774

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