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Cleeves Cross Circa 10 Metres North East of No 28

A Grade II Listed Building in Ferryhill, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.6888 / 54°41'19"N

Longitude: -1.5385 / 1°32'18"W

OS Eastings: 429849

OS Northings: 532736

OS Grid: NZ298327

Mapcode National: GBR KGP6.QZ

Mapcode Global: WHC54.BDMV

Entry Name: Cleeves Cross Circa 10 Metres North East of No 28

Listing Date: 14 June 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1310946

English Heritage Legacy ID: 112238

Location: Ferryhill, County Durham, DL17

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Ferryhill

Built-Up Area: Ferryhill

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Cornforth and FerryHill

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

(East side)

6/32 Cleeves Cross circa
10 metres north east
of No 28

Fragments of medieval cross, set in ground near original site. Sandstone; c 1 metre
high and 0.3 metre square, roughly shaped and with pecked marks. Plaque in wall
to west records 'The large stone mounted on this site formed part of the CLEEVES
CROSS where by tradition THE BRAWN OF BRANCEPETH was killed by Roger de Fery about
the year 1200 AD'. (Brawn = boar).

Listing NGR: NZ2984932736

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