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Hawk Hill Cross, Alloa, Clackmannanshire

Cross: OS Grid Reference – NS 90135 92660 Also Known as: Parkmill Pillar Stone of Brath Getting Here From Alloa head east along the A907 road and park up at Morrison’s supermarket a half-mile on. From here, keep walking along … Continue reading

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Corwen Cross, Denbighshire

Cross & Cup-Marked Stone:  OS Grid Reference – SJ 078 433 Getting Here Simple.  The church in the centre of the village across from the T-junction with the A5 is where it’s at! Archaeology & History At Corwen churchyard we … Continue reading

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Fearby Cross, Masham, North Yorkshire

Cross: OS Grid Reference – SE 1984 8127 Getting Here Take the road from Masham into this lovely hamlet and, as you reach the staggered crossroads, you’ll see a small village green with a single tree at where the four … Continue reading

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Picts Cross Stone, Sellack, Herefordshire

Standing Stone:  OS Grid Reference – SO 560 266 Archaeology & History In September, 1928, the old ley-hunter Alfred Watkins was out on one of his many rambles when he “saw a tall stone almost buried in the bank at … Continue reading

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Exley Head Cross, Keighley, West Yorkshire

Cross:  OS Grid Reference – SE 04818 40146 Getting Here From Keighley town centre, take the main road to Oakworth (B6143) and you’ll see it right by the main roadside, about a mile up on the left-hand side upon a … Continue reading

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Cowper’s Cross, Ilkley Moor, West Yorkshire

Cross:  OS Grid reference – SE 10223 45609 Also Known as: Cawper’s Cross Getting Here From Ilkley town, head up the road as if you’re going to White Wells but keep following the moorland road up towards Whetstone Gate and the … Continue reading

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Maiden or Tailor’s Cross, Foulridge, Lancashire

Cross:  OS Grid Reference – SD 890 423 Getting Here Not hard to locate.  From Colne head up to Foulridge via the skipton Road and as you get to the middle of the town ask find the cenotaph just off … Continue reading

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