Saxon Cross, Bakewell (Another View)

Recent Photograph of Saxon Cross (Another View) (Bakewell)

According to William Wood[1], this cross was formerly sited at “Four Lane Ends”, now more commonly known as Hassop Crossroads, now a roundabout, where the B6001 crosses the B6020, close to the former Hassop Railway Station. However according to Lindsey Porter[2] it used to be at Two Dales, in Darley Dale.

(Information provided by Rosemary Lockie)

References
[1] Wood, William - Tales and Traditions of The Peak: Prince Arthur

[2] Porter, Lindsey - The Peak District: Its Secrets & Curiousities. Moorland Publishing Co. Ltd. 1988. ISBN 0 86190 240 8.


Image contributed by Pete Howard on 17th April 2005.
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