Keys to the Past

White Cross (Denwick)

A medieval or 17th century socket stone of a cross said to have been placed here as a memorial to those who died of plague and were buried here in 1665. A boulder, inscribed in the 19th century, lies adjacent. This is a Grade II Listed Building protected by law.

Reference number:N4487
Historical period: Medieval (1066 to 1540)
Legal status:Listed Building

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Source of Reference
Local History of Denwick

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