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Cross-Base to South of Church of All Saints

A Grade II Listed Building in Kirby Underdale, East Riding of Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.0168 / 54°1'0"N

Longitude: -0.7677 / 0°46'3"W

OS Eastings: 480839

OS Northings: 458571

OS Grid: SE808585

Mapcode National: GBR RP2Z.LT

Mapcode Global: WHFC2.59PG

Entry Name: Cross-Base to South of Church of All Saints

Listing Date: 14 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1161803

English Heritage Legacy ID: 167726

Location: Kirby Underdale, East Riding of Yorkshire, YO41

County: East Riding of Yorkshire

Civil Parish: Kirby Underdale

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Riding of Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Kirby Underdale All Saints

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

SE 85 NW
(north side)
3/36 Cross-base to south of
- Church of All Saints

Cross-base. Probably late mediaeval, subsequently re-cut to form a stone
seat. Gritstone. Cubical block with central socket expanded into one side
to form seat. This stone, which was formerly at the top of Garrowby Hill,
is known as King Harolds Chair from a local legend that he sat in it in
order to admire the view after the battle of Stamford Bridge in 1066.

Listing NGR: SE8084158570

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

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