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Medieval Cross Remains in North Wood

A Grade II Listed Building in Stannington, Northumberland

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Latitude: 55.0878 / 55°5'16"N

Longitude: -1.6561 / 1°39'22"W

OS Eastings: 422047

OS Northings: 577095

OS Grid: NZ220770

Mapcode National: GBR J9WL.7Y

Mapcode Global: WHC34.JCLY

Plus Code: 9C7W38QV+4H

Entry Name: Medieval Cross Remains in North Wood

Listing Date: 29 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1187710

English Heritage Legacy ID: 238989

Location: Stannington, Northumberland, NE13

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Stannington

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Stannington St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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NZ 27 NW NZ 22057711
(North Wood)
8/82 Medieval Cross
Remains in
North Wood
Cross, probably C13. Reputedly Shotton Market Cross, brought to Blagdon in
early C19. Cut sandstone. Low C19 plinth, square base with leaf ornament at
angles; octagonal shaft with roll-moulded angles, broken upper part secured by
iron clamps. Upper part of shaft and head missing. Overall height 2.60 metres.

Unusually elaborate medieval cross, even ex-situ a monument of some importance.

Listing NGR: NZ2204777095

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