SE9264 : Fake Eleanor Cross

taken 14 years ago, near to Sledmere, East Riding of Yorkshire, Great Britain

Fake Eleanor Cross
Fake Eleanor Cross
This is a fake Eleanor Cross... the original 12, of which only two remain at Waltham Cross, Geddington and at Hardingstone, were erected in memory of Eleanor of Castile, wife of Edward I. When she died, Edward had the twelve crosses erected along the route of her funeral procession between Lincoln and Westminster Abbey. During the 19th and 20th centuries several fake Eleanor Crosses were erected.
Creative Commons Licence [Some Rights Reserved]   © Copyright Stuart and Fiona Jackson and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
TIP: Click the map for Large scale mapping
Change to interactive Map >
Grid Square
SE9264, 49 images   (more nearby )
  (find more nearby)
Date Taken
Sunday, 3 July, 2005   (more nearby)
Sunday, 3 July, 2005
Monument > Monument   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 9286 6462 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:4.1494N 0:34.9499W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 9284 6461
View Direction
East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
Looking for a postcode? Try this pageExternal link
Clickable map

Image classification(about): Geograph (First for SE9264) · First in 5 Years (TPoint) (about)
This page has been viewed about 327 times.
View this location: KML (Google Earth) · Google MapsExternal link · Bing MapsExternal link · OS Map Checksheet · Geograph Map · geotagged! More Links for this image
W Go E
You are not logged in login | register