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placename:- Spillers Stone
locality:- Greystoke
parish Greystoke parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
plague stone; stone
coordinates:- NY44323086
10Km square:- NY43

1Km square NY4430


Spillers Stone -- Greystoke -- Greystoke -- Cumbria / -- 14.3.2009

hearsay In a field next the church is the Spillers stone. This is a plague stone, where payment in coins could be left, in the hollow in its top, avoiding contagion by contact.

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

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