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BUTTER STONE

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: BUTTER STONE

List entry Number: 1121050

Location

BUTTER STONE, MOOR ROAD

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:

District: County Durham

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Cotherstone

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 17-Jun-1986

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 111225

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

COTHERSTONE MOOR ROAD NY 91 NE 999184 (West side,off) 15/62 Butter Stone II

Grooved, roughly-pyramidal boulder about 0.75 metre high. This boulder was used during the 1663-5 plague as an exchange point where the inhabitants of Barnard Castle could leave money for produce left by the farmers of the region without the 2 groups ever meeting. The stone is listed for historical interest.

(Allan Ramsden, Cotherstone and its Neighbourhood, 1911).

Listing NGR: NY9997318384

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Ramsden, A, Cotherstone and its Neighbourhood, (1911)

National Grid Reference: NY 99973 18384

Map

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