Monument record MDR888 - Possible 'Butter Cross' market cross (remains of), Church View, Clifton and Crompton

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

A plain cylindrical gritstone pillar 16 inches in height with the remains of an old pavement, outside the present Inn in the village of Clifton and near the Church is thought to be the 'butter-cross'. (1) See G.P AO/66/17/4. Siting confirmed. (2)

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Article in serial: Sadler, E. 1939. 'Remains of a wayside cross at Clifton Cross', Derbyshire Archaeological Journal.
  • <2> Personal Observation: F1 JB 28-AUG-66.
  • <3> Index: Ordnance Survey (OS). SK 14 SE 06. SK 14 SE 06.
  • <4> Index: North Derbyshire Archaeological Trust (NDAT). North Derbyshire Archaeological Trust Index: 0737. 0737.

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Location

Grid reference Centred SK 1656 4483 (10m by 10m) (Centre)
Civil Parish CLIFTON AND COMPTON, DERBYSHIRE DALES, DERBYSHIRE

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Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR1451

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Record last edited

Jul 6 2015 2:28PM

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