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1. Auckland St Andrews

RecordAuthor Máirín Mac Carron
ISODate 2002-07-12
Date 12 July 2002
PictureCredit Jane Hawkes
County Durham
Townland Auckland St Andrews
OSMapRef NZ 218283
Area England
GeneralContext Base of Cross shaft, north view.
Location at the west end of the nave inside the Church.
GeneralContext Stone type: medium-grained massive sandstone.
GeneralDescription North view of the base of the Cross shaft, dated to the last half of the eighth century, first quarter of ninth century.
GeneralDescription Only the left-hand side of the north side of the base survives. It shows a figure who may have the first two fingers of his right hand raised. He is thought to be an Apostle.

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