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Memorial details

Memorial type
Pillar / Column
District
Harrogate
Town
Aldborough
County
North Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
14th Century Wars (1300-1399)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
47209
Current location

Located on a small green at the junction of Low Rd and Front St
Junction of Low Rd and Front St
Aldborough
Harrogate
North Yorkshire
YO51 9ER
England

OS Grid Ref: SE 40514 66473
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • Market Square
    Boroughbridge
    Harrogate
    North Yorkshire
    YO51 9AN
    England

    OS Grid Ref: SE 39700 66792
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
Square base surmounted by tapered column. An explanatory plaque is positioned on the church wall nearby.
Inscription
Plaque: THIS CROSS, WHICH STOOD IN THE/ MARKET PLACE OF BOROUGHBRIDGE UNTIL/ 1852, STANDS MONUMENT TO COMMEMORATE/ THE BATTLE OF BOROUGHBRIDGE IN 1322, WHEN THOMAS EARL OF LANCASTER, WHO/ WAS IN COLLUSION WITH THE SCOTS, WAS/ DEFEATED BY SIR ANDREW HARCLA,/ EDWARD II'S GENERAL.
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • 14th Century Wars (1300-1399)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Column
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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