SK9136 : Market Cross

taken 14 years ago, near to Grantham, Lincolnshire, Great Britain

Market Cross
Market Cross
A cross is known to have existed in Grantham Market Place since at least 1280. There have been two or three replacements since then and the present one dates from 1884, having been restored in 1910. There was a stream in the market, fed by a spring, and in 1597 it was conduited to a market pump. There was also a water trough and a stone for mounting horses near the Market Cross.
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Date Taken
December 2003   (more nearby)
Wednesday, 20 January, 2010
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 913 361 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:54.8953N 0:38.5490W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 914 361
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WEST (about 270 degrees)
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