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Monument record MDR1979 - Cross Base, 434m east of Elm Tree House, Wormhill

Type and Period (1)

  • (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

SK 1273 7449: Stone. (1). The cross is halfway along a field wall, situated on the south side on a plinth of stones. Now only the base remains. (2). Medieval gritstone cross-base similar to that on Wind Low (SMR 15643) with a 0.35m square shaft hole. Located in a field called 'Gospel Tree' on the 1849 tithe apportionment. (4)

Sources/Archives (6)

  • <1> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1882. OS County Series, 1st edition, scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile).
  • <2> Personal Observation: Heron, M. 1991. Pers. Comm..
  • <3> Bibliographic reference: Hill, R (PPJPB). 1985. Peak Park Treasures. Hart, C; B516.
  • <4> Index: NDAT. 2547. 2547.
  • <5> Photograph: Peak District National Park Authority (PDNPA). Slide Collection. 15652.1-2.
  • <6> Photograph: Peak District National Park Authority (PDNPA). Black and white photograph collection. 1978: 4.20a-21a.



Grid reference Centred SK 1274 7450 (10m by 10m) (Centre)

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Record last edited

Feb 22 2008 2:45PM

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