Cross Base on Green Lane 300m North of Strickland House Farm, Standish

Lancashire

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Medieval

Data Source

English Heritage

District Council

Wigan

County Council (Unitary)

Wigan

Parish

Wigan

Parliamentary Constituency

Wigan

Grid Reference

SJ563563 (356277, 409619)

WGS84 Coordinates

53.5811, -2.66048

Nearest Postcode

WN6 0TY

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Notes

A cross base built into a slight hedge bank on the west side of Green Lane. It is one of four crosses which functioned as waymarkers on the medieval route from Wigan north to Chorley. The base is cut from a single block of local gritstone.

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