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Latitude: 54.0774 / 54°4'38"N
Longitude: -1.2462 / 1°14'46"W
OS Eastings: 449416
OS Northings: 464866
OS Grid: SE494648
Mapcode National: GBR MPQ9.Z4
Mapcode Global: WHD99.TSR3
Entry Name: Plague Cross
Listing Date: 26 June 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1151296
English Heritage Legacy ID: 333348
Location: Alne, Hambleton, North Yorkshire, YO61
County: North Yorkshire
Civil Parish: Alne
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Alne St Mary
Church of England Diocese: York
SE 46 SE ALNE
Cross base, with later milestone inscription, and adjoining stone trough for
disinfected water. Stone. Octagonal shaft on low chamfered plinth. Traditionally
connected with the plague of 1604 when it is said to have been a place of barter
outside the village where food would be left and money deposited in the trough.
Pevsner, N., Yorkshire, North Riding, 1966, p 60
VCH Yorkshire, North Riding, 1923, p 85
Listing NGR: SE4941664866
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