List number: 1159562
List grade: 2
Grid ref: NZ1701016810

Village Cross, Gainford


A stone cross commemorating Queen Victoria's Jubilee located on the village Green at Gainford, County Durham. The inscription reads: "In thankful commemoration of the sixtieth anniversary of the accession of Queen Victoria on the 20th og June, 1897. This cross was re-erected and trees planted on the Green by the inhabitants of Gainford." The monument is Grade II listed.
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Village Cross, Gainford

Pinned by Simon Cotterill
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Monumental Cross with trees

Pinned by Simon Cotterill
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VILLAGE CROSS - Gainford - List Entry
- "Village cross. Probably medieval base supports cross of 1897. Cross by Isaac Charge and Son of Gainford. Base, upon late C19 double stepped plinth, is badly-worn block about 1.5 ...

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