The Monks Sink / Stone Trough, Approximately 1 Meter North Of Chancel Of Church Of St Andrew

25 Apr 2003
The Monks Sink, Cotterstock, East Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire
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Stone Trough, Approximately 1 Meter North Of Chancel Of Church Of St Andrew, Church Lane, Cotterstock, East Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

COTTERSTOCK CHURCH LANE TL0490 (East side) 17/50 Stone trough, approx. 1m N of chancel of Church of St.

Andrew GV II

Stone trough of indeterminate use. Probably C14 or C15. Limestone ashlar.

Rectangular trough with remains of ridge around uppermost edge of side walls.

Iron bands at mid points of long sides. Known locally as the monks sink. May possibly have had a use connected with the collegiate Church of St. Andrew (q.v.).

(RCHM: An Inventory of Architectural Monuments in North Northamptonshire: p40)

Listing NGR: TL0491090551


This is part of the Series: IOE01/0060 IOE Records taken by Roger Ashley; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mr Roger Ashley. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

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Photographer: Ashley, Roger

Rights Holder: Ashley, Roger


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