Keys to the Past

Malcolm's Cross (Denwick)

Malcolm's Cross consists of an 18th century monument and the remains of an earlier medieval cross. They were placed here to mark the traditional spot where Malcolm, King of Scotland, was said to have been killed at the Battle of Alnwick in November 1093. This is a Grade II Listed Building protected by law.

Reference number:N4488
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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