SE1723 : Walton Cross, Clifton

taken 13 years ago, near to Cleckheaton, Kirklees, Great Britain

Walton Cross, Clifton
Walton Cross, Clifton
Only the base survives, 1.4m high; this is carved on all faces. The style is that of the late Anglian period c.900 AD. Its early recorded name was Wagestan (Waystone). Walton was probably a celtic farm (or a corruption of Wagestan?).
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Monday, 26 September, 2005   (more nearby)
Monday, 24 October, 2005
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OSGB36: geotagged! SE 175 238 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:42.6200N 1:44.1809W
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