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Whalley Viking Age Crosses, Whalley

In the churchyard of  St Mary’s Parish Church Whalley, are three substantial sized Viking age crosses. Over the last thousand years they have been knocked down, broken up, and  used as  field fence posts.  What we see today are re-erected shafts, some topped with mismatched … Continue reading

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