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Remains of Wayside Cross

A Grade II Listed Building in Headland, Hartlepool

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Latitude: 54.6956 / 54°41'44"N

Longitude: -1.1825 / 1°10'56"W

OS Eastings: 452790

OS Northings: 533701

OS Grid: NZ527337

Mapcode National: GBR NG54.SK

Mapcode Global: WHD6F.T73M

Plus Code: 9C6WMRW9+62

Entry Name: Remains of Wayside Cross

Listing Date: 17 December 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1263435

English Heritage Legacy ID: 432355

Location: Headland, Hartlepool, TS24

County: Hartlepool

Civil Parish: Headland

Built-Up Area: Hartlepool

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Hartlepool St Hilda

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 31/03/2014

NZ 5032

Remains of wayside cross

(Formerly listed as Remains of wayside cross, 35m to east of Gray Art Gallery and Museum, CLARENCE ROAD (west side))


Remains of a medieval wayside cross. Dressed limestone. Square cross base with chamfered top, set at the top of three steps. Reported to have been discovered in 1917 "on the north side of the road westward of Low Warren Farm, Hartlepool, near a railway arch" at approximately NZ 5087 3483. Relocated to NZ 50928 32720 into the grounds of the Gray Art Gallery and Museum, Clarence Road and then moved its current location just west of St Hilda's Church in 1997.

Listing NGR: NZ5279033701

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

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