Monument record MDR1819 - Cross base, Clergy House, Litton

Type and Period (2)

  • (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • (Early 20th Century to 21st Century - 1901 AD to 2050 AD)

Protected Status/Designation

Full Description

[SK 16337516] CROSS. (2). In the village of Litton there are the square steps of an ancient cross with a modern pillar. (1). The cross base is now a grade II listed building. (4). Grade II listed cross, 19th century in date, though the base may be earlier. Constructed of gritstone ashlar on a square plan. The base is set on four stone steps, surmounted by an obelisk. (6).

Sources/Archives (7)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Mee, A (ed). 1937. Derbyshire. p 200.
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1955. 6".
  • <3> Personal Observation: F1 FRH 19-JAN-66.
  • <4> Index: Fifield, P W. Peak Park Treasures: E37.
  • <5> Index: NDAT. 1411. 1411.
  • <6> Listed Building File: Historic England. 2011. The National Heritage List for England.
  • <7> Photograph: PPJPB. 4, 26A-28A.



Grid reference SK 1633 7516 (point) (Centre)

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Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR1242

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Record last edited

Apr 21 2015 9:51AM

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