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place:- Bampton Cross
locality:- Bampton Grange
parish Bampton parish, once in Westmorland
county:- Cumbria
cross; boundary stone
coordinates:- NY52311823
10Km square:- NY51

1Km square NY5218

photograph

cross, Bampton -- Bampton Grange -- Bampton -- Cumbria / -- 6.3.2009
photograph

cross, Bampton -- Bampton Grange -- Bampton -- Cumbria / -- 6.3.2009

database:- Listed Buildings 2010

Listed Buildings 2010

courtesy of English Heritage
CROSS IN BAMPTON GRANGE CEMETERY / / BAMPTON GRANGE / BAMPTON / EDEN / CUMBRIA / II / 74475 / NY5232318226
courtesy of English Heritage
Boundary Cross in C20 cemetery. C14. Pink-grey sandstone. Six foot cross with square chamfered edged column surmounted by weathered florial cross head, all on C20 sandstone base. Bronze plaque fixed to base is inscribed THIS CROSS FORMERLY STOOD ON KNIPE MOOR AND IS SUPPOSED TO HAVE BEEN A BOUNDARY MARK FOR THE MANOR BELONGING TO SHAP ABBEY. IT WAS REMOVED TO THE OLD SCHOOL FOR A GATE POST WHERE IT SUFFERED MUTILATION. FINALLY IT WAS RE-ERECTED HERE WHEN THIS BURIAL GROUND WAS CONSECRATED SEPTEMBER 13, 1907. See RCHM Westmorland, 1936, p28.
district:- Eden
locality:- Bampton Grange Cemetery
listed building
coordinates:- NY52321822
date:- 2010
period:- 2010s

photographs
tiny photograph, 
button to large cross, Bampton -- Bampton Grange -- Bampton -- Cumbria / -- Plaque:- -- 'THIS CROSS FORMERLY STOOD ON KNIPE MOOR / AND IS SUPPOSED TO HAVE BEEN A BOUNDARY MARK / FOR THE MANOR BELONGING TO SHAP ABBEY. / IT WAS REMOVED TO THE OLD SCHOOL FOR A / GATE POST, WHERE IT SUFFERED MUTILATION / FINALLY IT WAS RE-ERECTED HERE WHEN THIS BURIAL / GROUND WAS CONSECRATED SEPTEMBER 13, 1907.' -- 6.3.2009

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