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Archaeology Notes

Event ID 691374

Category Descriptive Accounts

Type Archaeology Notes


NO88NE 4 87666 85523

(NO 8766 8551) Cross (NR)

(NO 8765 8551) Cross (NR) (Site of)

OS 1/500 plan, (1864)

Stonehaven Market Cross is a simple stone shaft, square at the base but splayed above, resting on an octagonal base. In 1887 the head of the cross was replaced by the present one - a cross bearing the Marischal Arms. The cross was moved to its present site some years before 1864.

Name Book 1864; F C Eeles 1897; J W Small 1900.

The Market Cross is as described above.

Surveyed at 1/2500.

Visited by OS (R D) 28 July 1965.

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