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Maidens Cross at Ngr 5143 7357

A Grade II Listed Building in Alvanley, Cheshire West and Chester

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Latitude: 53.2569 / 53°15'24"N

Longitude: -2.7294 / 2°43'45"W

OS Eastings: 351434

OS Northings: 373574

OS Grid: SJ514735

Mapcode National: GBR 9ZCS.W6

Mapcode Global: WH884.1DKH

Plus Code: 9C5V774C+Q6

Entry Name: Maidens Cross at Ngr 5143 7357

Listing Date: 6 December 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1138489

English Heritage Legacy ID: 57169

ID on this website: 101138489

Location: Kingswood, Cheshire West and Chester, Cheshire, WA6

County: Cheshire West and Chester

Civil Parish: Alvanley

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Alvanley

Church of England Diocese: Chester

Tagged with: Plague cross

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Maiden's Cross at NGR 5143 7357.


Plague Cross, probably medieval, sandstone. A stone block trapezoidal in plan (long side at back) approximately 0.70 x 0.50 metres rising 0.30 metres above ground. A camber-headed chamber (as used during plague quarantine for the exchange of goods and money) cut into front face of stone.

Listing NGR: SJ 51434 73574

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