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Cross Circa 17 Metres North West of Gate Piers to Esh Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Esh, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.7898 / 54°47'23"N

Longitude: -1.6952 / 1°41'42"W

OS Eastings: 419698

OS Northings: 543916

OS Grid: NZ196439

Mapcode National: GBR JFL1.SS

Mapcode Global: WHC4G.XVYZ

Plus Code: 9C6WQ8Q3+WW

Entry Name: Cross Circa 17 Metres North West of Gate Piers to Esh Hall

Listing Date: 24 June 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1185955

English Heritage Legacy ID: 350515

Location: Esh, County Durham, DH7

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Esh

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Esh and Hamsteels

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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NZ 14 SE (West side)

10/9 Cross c.17 metres
north-west of gate
piers to Esh Hall


Cross. Probably C17. Sandstone bubble and ashlar. One-metre-high coursed
rubble rectangular base with block coping supports socket of tapered cross-
shaft; arms, wider at outer ends, have low-relief paterae on end of each
horizontal arm; eroded cartouche on west face, and eroded date ..87 on north.

Purpose and date uncertain; formerly recorded as bearing inscription I H S
and date 1687. Source: W. Whellan and Co. History and Directory of Co. Durham,
1856, 244.

Scheduled ancient monument.

Listing NGR: NZ1969843916

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