Hand Hill Cross
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Brentorboxer
N 50° 30.366 W 003° 57.404
30U E 432156 N 5595340
Quick Description: The smallest cross on Dartmoor.
Location: United Kingdom
Date Posted: 6/21/2007 5:29:46 AM
Waymark Code: WM1Q3B
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Chris777
Views: 54

Long Description:
This cross is also known as Northmore's Cross. It was erected by
Mr Bill Northmore as his thanks for a life time of enjoyment of the moor.
Type of cross: Latin cross

Material used: Metal (steel, bronze, aluminium, ...)

Characteristics of this cross:
This cross is 4.25 ins high and 1.5ins across the arms and is made from brass.


Describe the location:
The cross cemented into the top of a 5ft boulder on the top of a Dartmoor Hill.


Year of manufacture: 01/01/1980

Is this cross commemorative ?: Yes

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