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Melrose

Market Cross (Period Unassigned)

Site Name Melrose

Classification Market Cross (Period Unassigned)

Canmore ID 55740

Site Number NT53SW 32

NGR NT 5478 3400

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

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Administrative Areas

  • Council Scottish Borders, The
  • Parish Melrose
  • Former Region Borders
  • Former District Ettrick And Lauderdale
  • Former County Roxburghshire

Archaeology Notes

NT53SW 32 5478 3400.

(NT 5478 3400) An earlier market cross which stood in front of the abbey gatehouse, was probably replaced by the present 16th century cross (NT53SW 31) erected to the SW.

RCAHMS 1956

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Visibility: This was the site of an archaeological monument, which may no longer be visible.

Information from Scottish Borders Council

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