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Victoria Cross

A Grade II Listed Building in Spaunton, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.3013 / 54°18'4"N

Longitude: -0.8825 / 0°52'56"W

OS Eastings: 472822

OS Northings: 490094

OS Grid: SE728900

Mapcode National: GBR QL8P.RW

Mapcode Global: WHF9N.F40X

Entry Name: Victoria Cross

Listing Date: 24 June 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1149032

English Heritage Legacy ID: 328948

Location: Spaunton, Ryedale, North Yorkshire, YO62

County: North Yorkshire

District: Ryedale

Civil Parish: Spaunton

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Lastingham St Mary

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

SE 79 SW
(west side, off)
Victoria Cross
- II

Commemorative cross. Base of 1837 and cross of 1897. Gritstone. Hexagonal
base raised on 2 low hexagonal steps. Cross approximately 2.14 metres high.
Base inscribed to north: VR; to south: Victoria RI. The late C19 cross
1837 1897
commemorating the Diamond Jubilee of Queen Victoria replaced a medieval High
Cross. Original cross was probably a sanctuary cross of the Church of St Mary,
Lastingham (qv).

Listing NGR: SE7282290094

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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