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Nevilles Cross, Durham

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Nevilles Cross, Durham

Administrative CountyDurham
Traditional CountyDurham
OS GridNZ2541
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth East
Police AuthorityDurham

Other names by which Nevilles Cross, Durham has been known in the past

Neville Cross ~ Nevills Crosse

Nevilles Cross, Durham in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Neville Cross, in co. and 1&hg. mile SW. of Durham; here (October 17, 1346) the Scots were defeated, and King David Bruce taken prisoner; the cross, raised to commemorate the event, was destroyed in 1589.

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