Keys to the Past

Cross bases at Edlingham (Edlingham)

In the churchyard of St John the Baptist are two cross bases or socket stones. One of them is thought to be early medieval and the other is medieval. Inside the church is an 8th century decorated cross shaft. These are Grade II Listed Buildings protected by law.

Reference number:N4222
Historical period: Early Medieval (410 to 1066)
Medieval (1066 to 1540)
Legal status:Listed Building

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Source of Reference
Local History of Edlingham

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