SE9264 : Fake Eleanor Cross

taken 12 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.
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SE9264, 41 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Sunday, 3 July, 2005   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 3 July, 2005
Category
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
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East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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