SD9626 : Mysterious carving at Higher Underbank

taken 13 years ago, near to Eastwood, Calderdale, Great Britain

Mysterious carving at Higher Underbank
Mysterious carving at Higher Underbank
It seems that nobody knows the meaning of this carving above a blocked-in window next to the Pennine Way path. The script is also unknown.

English Heritage have made a guess at 'possibly a vernacular version of the Greek for "Jesus Christ"': LinkExternal link

A local history group guesses 'it has been said that it is a vernacular interpretation of the Greek words for Jesus Christ or that it stands for John Horsfall who had Higher Underbank built': LinkExternal link
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SD9626, 75 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Thursday, 26 May, 2005   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 18 July, 2005
Category
Carving   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 969 266 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:44.1468N 2:2.8447W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 969 266
View Direction
South-southeast (about 157 degrees)
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