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Killhope Cross

A Grade II Listed Building in Alston Moor, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.7836 / 54°47'0"N

Longitude: -2.3136 / 2°18'48"W

OS Eastings: 379930

OS Northings: 543231

OS Grid: NY799432

Mapcode National: GBR DF84.X0

Mapcode Global: WH923.F1J5

Plus Code: 9C6VQMMP+CH

Entry Name: Killhope Cross

Listing Date: 14 May 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1326948

English Heritage Legacy ID: 73097

Location: Alston Moor, Eden, Cumbria, CA9

County: Cumbria

District: Eden

Civil Parish: Alston Moor

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Alston Moor

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

Tagged with: Boundary marker

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NY 799 432 ALSTON MOOR A689 (east of
NY 74 SE Nenthead; north side)

7/37 Killhope Cross


Boundary marker of uncertain date but possibly medieval; moved to its present
site in C18. Single stone, c3 ft high, in form of Latin cross; stands on square
base bearing bench mark. Carved lettering on all faces, much weathered. On
border between Cumbria and County Durham.

Listing NGR: NY7993043231

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