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Bowles Cross (Morpeth)

This is the site of Bowles Green Cross, one of the boundary crosses that mark the boundary of the town of Morpeth. Its base still remained at the site in the 19th century, but has now disappeared.

Reference number:N11075
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)
Medieval (1066 to 1540)
Event(s):DESK BASED ASSESSMENT, Southern Trunk Main Warkworth to North Gosforth. Archaeological and Cultural Heritage Assessment 2006; Tyne and Wear Museums

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Source of Reference
Local History of Morpeth


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