NU2415 : School Green Sculpture

taken 8 years ago, near to Longhoughton, Northumberland, Great Britain

School Green Sculpture
School Green Sculpture
Erected by Longhoughton Parish Council in 2004.
This stone carving in red Doddington sandstone was made to remind people of the history of the village and its roots in the Celtic traditions of spirituality and the love of nature. It is on the site of an ancient cross on the pilgrim route between Holy Island and Durham.
The sculpture, by Gilbert Ward of Fourstones, Hexham, suggests a Celtic cross whose shaft is broken, leading the eye ever upwards.
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 17 July, 2013   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 17 July, 2013
Geographical Context
Lowlands  Historic sites and artefacts  Village, Rural settlement 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NU 2433 1503 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:25.7141N 1:37.0266W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NU 24325 15031
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EAST (about 90 degrees)
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