Ashway Cross

Ashway Cross

Ashway Cross

Ashway Cross

The inscription on the stone reads,
" Here by the accidental discharge of a gun, James Platteson M.P. for Oldham lost his life 27th August 1857"..

Taken - 19/02/2014
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Date:
Location:
On the moors above Dovestone Reservoir, Saddleworth Moor, South Pennines
Photographer:
Stephen Dutch