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Old Market Cross Set Against Churchyard Wall 2 Metres East of Vicars Pele

A Grade II Listed Building in Corbridge, Northumberland

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Latitude: 54.9743 / 54°58'27"N

Longitude: -2.0194 / 2°1'9"W

OS Eastings: 398855

OS Northings: 564412

OS Grid: NY988644

Mapcode National: GBR GBBX.LN

Mapcode Global: WHB2D.Y7KG

Plus Code: 9C6VXXFJ+P6

Entry Name: Old Market Cross Set Against Churchyard Wall 2 Metres East of Vicars Pele

Listing Date: 15 April 1969

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1370573

English Heritage Legacy ID: 239935

Location: Corbridge, Northumberland, NE45

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Corbridge

Built-Up Area: Corbridge

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Corbridge with Halton and Newton Hall

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

Tagged with: Churchyard cross

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Description


CORBRIDGE MARKET PLACE
NY 9864 (North Side)

21/174 Old Market Cross, set
against churchyard wall
15.4.69 2 metres east of
Vicar's Pele

GV II

Market cross. Cut stone. Present base is worn circular moulded capital,
probably Roman; C13 shaft with remains of dogtooth ornament on angles;
plain C18 head.

The cross formerly stood upon a Roman altar in the market place but was removed
to Newcastle in 1807 and returned in C20.


Listing NGR: NY9885564410

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