NY0703 : Gosforth Cross

taken 5 years ago, near to Gosforth, Cumbria, Great Britain

Gosforth Cross
Gosforth Cross
Situated in St Mary's churchyard at Gosforth, the Gosforth Cross is an ancient cross depicting elaborate carvings of scenes from Scandinavian sagas and the crucifixion. The red sandstone cross is estimated to date from 920-950AD and is still in good condition.
The Church of St Mary in the background is a Grade I Listed Building. LinkExternal link
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 25 July, 2017   (more nearby)
Thursday, 10 August, 2017
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Religious sites 
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 0722 0357 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:25.1445N 3:25.8798W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 0724 0357
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