Keys to the Past

Norham Cross (Norham)

Norham Cross, Norham. Photo by Northumberland County Council.
Norham Cross, Norham. Photo by Northumberland County Council.

These are the remains of Norham Cross. It was once the market cross, but it has now been restored as a fountain. There are six circular steps at its base. It is probably medieval in date, though it was repaired in the 19th century. This is a Scheduled Monument and a Grade II Listed Building protected by law.

Reference number:N923
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)
Medieval (1066 to 1540)
Legal status:Conservation area
Listed Building
Scheduled Ancient Monument

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Source of Reference
Local History of Norham


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