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Cross in Bampton Grange Cemetery

A Grade II Listed Building in Bampton, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.557 / 54°33'25"N

Longitude: -2.7387 / 2°44'19"W

OS Eastings: 352322

OS Northings: 518227

OS Grid: NY523182

Mapcode National: GBR 9H9R.W6

Mapcode Global: WH81Q.XQ0C

Entry Name: Cross in Bampton Grange Cemetery

Listing Date: 31 January 1991

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1121903

English Heritage Legacy ID: 74475

Location: Bampton, Eden, Cumbria, CA10

County: Cumbria

District: Eden

Civil Parish: Bampton

Traditional County: Westmorland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Bampton St Patrick

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

BAMPTON BAMPTON GRANGE
NY 51 NW
12/74 Cross in Bampton Grange
Cemetery
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II
Boundary Cross in C20 cemetery. C14. Pink-grey sandstone. Six foot cross with
square chamfered edged column surmounted by weathered florial cross head, all on
C20 sandstone base. Bronze plaque fixed to base is inscribed THIS CROSS
FORMERLY STOOD ON KNIPE MOOR AND IS SUPPOSED TO HAVE BEEN A BOUNDARY MARK FOR
THE MANOR BELONGING TO SHAP ABBEY. IT WAS REMOVED TO THE OLD SCHOOL FOR A GATE
POST WHERE IT SUFFERED MUTILATION. FINALLY IT WAS RE-ERECTED HERE WHEN THIS
BURIAL GROUND WAS CONSECRATED SEPTEMBER 13, 1907. See RCHM Westmorland, 1936,
p28.


Listing NGR: NY5232218227

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