Cale Cross. This market cross where food was sold (Cale = cabbage) stood near this spot until 1807. First mentioned in 1309 it was rebuilt in 1783 to design of David Stephenson. Re-erected in grounds of Blagdon Hall.

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Queen Street, nr junction with Sandhill and Side, Newcastle upon Tyne
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by City of Newcastle upon Tyne and Tyne and Wear County Council

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Bolckow on Flickr
newcastleplaques on Flickr