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Corbridge in Northumberland, England, United Kingdom
 

The Old Market Cross

 
 
The Old Market Cross Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, August 17, 2018
1. The Old Market Cross Marker
Inscription.
The Old Market Cross
Which, mounted on a Roman altar from Corstopitum, stood for some 6oo years in the market place it was removed in 1807, and restored and re-erected on its present site in 1975.
 
Location. 54° 58.459′ N, 2° 1.16′ W. Marker is in Corbridge, England, in Northumberland. Marker can be reached from Middle Street just from Market Place, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Corbridge, England NE45 5AW, United Kingdom.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Vicar’s Pele (a few steps from this marker); Corbridge (a few steps from this marker); St Andrew Corbridge World War I Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); The King’s Oven (within shouting distance of this marker); The Golden Lion (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line); First Methodist House (about 150 meters away); The East Military Compound (approx. 0.7 kilometers away); The Side Street (approx. 0.8 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Corbridge.
 
Categories. Industry & Commerce
 
The Old Market Cross image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, August 17, 2018
2. The Old Market Cross
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 29, 2018. This page originally submitted on October 29, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 43 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 29, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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