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1. Stonegrave

RecordAuthor Máirín Mac Carron
ISODate 2002-09-23
Date 23 September 2002
PictureCredit Jane Hawkes
County East Yorkshire
Townland Stonegrave
OSMapRef SE 655775
Area England
GeneralContext Cross Shaft, lower half.
Location Church at Stonegrave.
GeneralContext Stone type: Fine-grained, calcareous, very pale brown sandstone, with occasional shell debris.
Dimensions 174cm (68.5'') high, 30cm to 28.5cm (11.8'' to 11.25'') wide, and 22.5cm to 17.3cm (8.9'' to 6.8'') thick.
GeneralDescription Cross Shaft, lower half, dated to the tenth century.
GeneralDescription Below the figure the interlace surrounds a long-stemmed cross.
GeneralDescription At the base there is a figure, standing akimbo, frontally facing. There is a rectangle on the chest suspended by strands from the neck.

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