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place:- cross, Greystoke
locality:- Greystoke
parish Greystoke parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
building/s; cross
coordinates:- NY44013087
10Km square:- NY43
References Listed Buildings 2010

1Km square NY4430

photograph

cross, Greystoke -- Greystoke -- Greystoke -- Cumbria / -- 19.8.2011

database:- Listed Buildings 2010

Listed Buildings 2010

courtesy of English Heritage
VILLAGE CROSS / / / GREYSTOKE / EDEN / CUMBRIA / II / 73823 / NY4401230870
courtesy of English Heritage
Village cross. Probably C17 on C19 plinth. Red sandstone. Octagonal plinth of 5 steps, the 2 top ones original, surmounted by square base and tapered chamfered shaft with floriated cross head. The burial register records "1623, Nov 8, Buried Jo Nicholson the yonge childe of a poore beggar of the pishe of Broughton, which childe died at the Towne Crosse in Graistoke" which shows that the cross is older than this date.
district:- Eden
listed building
coordinates:- NY44013087
date:- 2010
period:- 2010s

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