Standing cross known as Bottom Cross, Linby - Gedling

A standing cross comprising a stepped base, socket stone and shaft surmounted by a capital and cross head. A culvert runs underneath the cross and is included in the scheduling. There are concerns over the corroded metal lintel at the opening of the culvert and there is a dislodged stone at the back of the culvert. Cracks are also evident on the stone steps. A Historic England Section 17 Management Agreement has been issued to assist with the repairs.

Standing cross known as Bottom Cross, Linby - Gedling
© Historic England

Site Details

    Designated Site Name:
    Standing cross known as Bottom Cross
    Heritage Category:
    Scheduled Monument
    List Entry Number:
    1012925
    Local Planning Authority:
    Gedling
    Site Type:
    Religious ritual and funerary > Cross

Location

    Building Name:
    Standing cross known as Bottom Cross
    County:
    Nottinghamshire
    District / Borough:
    Gedling
    Parish:
    Linby
    Parliamentary Constituency:
    Sherwood
    Region:
    East Midlands

Assessment Information

    Assessment Type:
    Building or structure
    Condition:
    Fair
    Occupancy / Use:
    Not applicable
    Priority:
    D - Slow decay; solution agreed but not yet implemented
    Ownership:
    Local authority
    Designation:
    Scheduled Monument, CA