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8th century Celtic cross in the village of Eyam, Derbyshire. When plague spread across England in 1665, the residents of Eyam decided to quarantine the entire village rather than allow the infection to spread further. Over the next 18 months, more than three quarters of the population perished.

Bewcastle Cross, Cumbria. Now no more than a farm, church and rectory lying within the walls of a Roman fort, yet Bewcastle has this wonderful early cross. The cross head has been lost, but the shaft depicts carvings of Christian significance. You can still see Viking runes cut into the shaft and there is reference to Kynnniburga, the wife of King Aldfrith who reigned in Northumbria from 685 to 704. Nearest town is Carlisle.

The Ruthwell Cross is a stone Anglo-Saxon cross probably dating from the 8th century,[1] when Ruthwell was part of the Anglo-Saxon kingdom of Northumbria; it is now in Scotland.

Anglo Saxon Doorway, St. Peter's Church, Heysham Village, Lancashire, England

East Dean St Winfrith Church. This wonderful little church has Anglo Saxon origins. The present building is C12th.

Gosforth Cross is a more than 4 metres tall stone cross in the cemetery of St Marys church in the village of Gosforth in Cumbria, UK. During the Viking era the population was mostly Scandinavian in this area. The cross is decorated with relief pictures that seams to be from Scandinavian Viking mythology.

Anglo Saxon Cross base, St. Peter's Church, Heysham Village, Lancashire, England

The church of St. Hydroc - Lanhydrock | Cornwall

Church of St. Casimir’s, Krakow, Poland...I was baptized in St. Casimir's Catholic Church in Ohio. How cool is this?

St John Baptist Church Royston Barnsley Yorkshire

Anglo Saxon cross shaft at Masham church, North Yorkshire.

Carved Panel from the great Celtic Cross of Lindisfarne Abbey, Northumberland. The patterns are copied from the illuminated books created by the monks of Lindisfarne Abbey. An inscription added to the panels honours God and St. Cuthbert by Eadfrith, Bishop of Lindisfarne in 721.