This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.
Latitude: 53.2718 / 53°16'18"N
Longitude: -2.0206 / 2°1'14"W
OS Eastings: 398720
OS Northings: 374980
OS Grid: SJ987749
Mapcode National: GBR GZBL.BV
Mapcode Global: WHBBQ.X1Y2
Entry Name: Inscribed Stone on Andrew's Edge, Saltersford at Sj 9872 7498
Listing Date: 9 December 1983
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1138933
English Heritage Legacy ID: 58076
Location: Rainow, Cheshire East, SK10
County: Cheshire East
Civil Parish: Rainow
Traditional County: Cheshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire
Church of England Parish: Rainow Holy Trinity
Church of England Diocese: Chester
SJ 97 SE RAINOW C.P.
5/166 Inscribed stone on
Saltersford at SJ 9872
Inscribed standing stone: dated 1742. Tall, narrow roughly dressed
gritstone block. The top of the west face has a deeply cut RAO 1742
(for Richard and Ann Oakes). Below is a faint graffito reading EL
1766 (for Edward Lomas).
The stone stands in a field known as Green Book Pasture, one of a
series of upland enclosures, each assigned to an individual farm. The
Oakes lived at Green Book Farm.
Listing NGR: SJ9872074980
Other nearby listed buildings