Neville's Cross - Durham - Scheduling List Entry

  • Description

    "....The monument includes a pyramidal base, sole stone, socket stone and shaft situated on the north side of Crossgate Peth opposite St John's Church in Durham. It is surrounded by a wall which stands 1.5m high, surrounded by iron railings. Both the wall and the railings are included in the scheduling. The enclosure formed by the wall has a cobbled surface that is level with the top of the wall and measures 5m square. The wall retains the raised ground level that the cross rests on....Neville's Cross, despite being poorly preserved, is in its original position. It has a strong historical association with the Battle of Neville's Cross...."
  • Owner

    Historic England
  • Source

    Local (Co-Curate)
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    Added by: Simon Cotterill
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