Downholland Cross

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Downholland Cross
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The Downholland cross
Downholland Cross is located in Lancashire
Downholland Cross
Downholland Cross
Downholland Cross shown within Lancashire
OS grid reference SD364069
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Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town ORMSKIRK
Postcode district L39
Dialling code 0151 526
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53°33′18″N 2°57′36″W / 53.555°N 2.960°W / 53.555; -2.960Coordinates: 53°33′18″N 2°57′36″W / 53.555°N 2.960°W / 53.555; -2.960

Downholland Cross is a small village in the civil parish of Downholland in the county of Lancashire on the West Lancashire Coastal Plain. It is to the north of Lydiate on the A5147 and the Leeds and Liverpool Canal.

The Downholland cross was reinstated by the Parish Council on the suggestion of Stephen Henders, parish councillor at the time, to mark the millennium. As 'Downholland', the village was noted in the Domesday Book.[1]

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