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Nogworth Cross at Sd 883 340

A Grade II Listed Building in Briercliffe, Lancashire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.8029 / 53°48'10"N

Longitude: -2.1785 / 2°10'42"W

OS Eastings: 388339

OS Northings: 434086

OS Grid: SD883340

Mapcode National: GBR FS7G.4H

Mapcode Global: WHB7Y.HNTY

Entry Name: Nogworth Cross at Sd 883 340

Listing Date: 10 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1362050

English Heritage Legacy ID: 184021

Location: Briercliffe, Burnley, Lancashire, BB10

County: Lancashire

District: Burnley

Civil Parish: Briercliffe

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

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Listing Text

SD 83 SE BRIERCLIFFE WITH SHAY LANE
EXTWISTLE (North side)

3/15 Nogworth Cross
at SD 883 340
-
- II


Base of cross on verge of road. Perhaps late medieval. Sandstone.
Roughly hewn and slightly tapered block c. ½ metre square, with recess or
socket in top for former cross shaft. (History: perhaps associated with a
former market; according to Frost (Briercliffe) 3 fields in the vicinity
bore names including the word "chipping".)


Listing NGR: SD8833934086

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