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Latitude: 54.6589 / 54°39'31"N
Longitude: -2.7461 / 2°44'46"W
OS Eastings: 351963
OS Northings: 529563
OS Grid: NY519295
Mapcode National: GBR 9G8K.8Q
Mapcode Global: WH81B.S5H8
Entry Name: Plague Stone in Grounds of Greengarth Old People's Home
Listing Date: 24 April 1951
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1137825
English Heritage Legacy ID: 72789
Location: Penrith, Eden, Cumbria, CA11
Civil Parish: Penrith
Built-Up Area: Penrith
Traditional County: Cumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria
Church of England Parish: Penrith St Andrew
Church of England Diocese: Carlisle
5165 BRIDGE LANE
Plague stone in grounds of
Greengarth old people's home
NY 5129 3/41 24.4.51
Possibly an old cross base, placed near Eamont Bridge near the entry to the town
in 1598 and used for transfer of coin between town and country people. Now used
as a sculptural feature. A whinstone block 2 ft 6 ins x 2 ft O ins x 1 ft 6 ins
with stopped chamfer at angles and square recess in top.
Listing NGR: NY5196329563
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