Keys to the Past

Darlington, St. Cuthbert's (Darlington)

This fragment of late Anglo-Saxon (9th-11th century AD) stone carving was part of a Viking tombstone known as a hogback. It was found built into a wall of St CuthbertÂ’s Church in 1862.

Reference number:D736
Historical period: Early Medieval (410 to 1066)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Darlington


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