Gallow How Boundary Stone

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As well as the words “Gallow How” this stone carried the letter “D” for Danby and “W” for Westerdale as it marks the parish boundary.
Gallow How Stone
It also carries the date 1835
Gallow How Stone
Whether or not a set of gallows ever stood here is unknown to me, ‘Gallow Howe’ suggests a much older bronze age burial mound.

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