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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1041241
English Heritage Legacy ID: 236265
Location: Elsdon, Northumberland, NE19
Civil Parish: Elsdon
Traditional County: Northumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland
Church of England Parish: Elsdon St Cuthbert
Church of England Diocese: Newcastle
NY 99 SE ELSDON WINTER'S GIBBET
11/25 Winter's Gibbet
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