Keys to the Past

Medieval cross in Kirkhaugh Churchyard (Knaresdale with Kirkhaugh)

Medieval cross in Kirkhaugh Churchyard
Medieval cross in Kirkhaugh Churchyard

A medieval cross set in a modern base can be seen in Kirkhaugh churchyard. The cross was probably carved in the 11th century, before the Norman invasion of 1066. This is a Grade II* Listed Building protected by law

Reference number:N5938
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 Knaresdale with Kirkhaugh

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