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Geddington really is a very nice village, well worth a look around. The Eleanor Cross is very... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
QuietandThoughtful
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Leicester, United Kingdom
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Visit Geddington regularly this monument is in the centre its in the middle of the road near a... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
wolf1000s
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Kettering, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Geddington really is a very nice village, well worth a look around. The Eleanor Cross is very impressive and certainly worth a visit. As others have said, it isn't really a place you would stay long unless going to the local pub.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank QuietandThoughtful
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visit Geddington regularly this monument is in the centre its in the middle of the road near a Ford. Its OK for a local visit it does have some history with it but primarily you visit the local pub next to it. Nice walk little...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

very interesting place Geddington still has the small village feeling with great pubs with real ales and great food

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Barry W
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

It’s something that’s on ourdoorstep but never really have a proper look. Had lunch in Geddington with family and some Australian friends so had a wander into the village , over the bridge ,which dates back to the 13th century , watched the children playing...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Helen P
Reviewed 28 August 2018

This is a place where you just stop to have a look and then maybe have a pint in the local pub. When we visited there was a chap who saw us and told us the history. I was a bit suspicious of his motives,...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Ellis40
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

Went with the family and grandchildren to the park area children went on all the activities, swings slides etc Good fun had by all

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Mezza2303
Reviewed 7 August 2018

lovely northampton village, with unique cross and pretty church. If a group is visiting you can organise a guide, who is full of knowledge

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Maggie1662016
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Considering that the cross is over 700 years old, it is in good condition and beautifully situated in the heart of Geddington. Edward I erected these statues in memory of his wife Eleanor, a rare example of love in an arranged royal marriage. The site...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 25 April 2018

We were recommended this as somewhere to visit with a few days off work and not much time between school runs. The roads surrounding are quite narrow and tight with parked cars on each side. The cross itself is pretty and a nice memorial, but...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank jo h
Reviewed 22 January 2018

This cross is one of the few remaining crosses that were built to commemorate a place where the body of queen Eleanor wife of Edward the first lay on its journey from Nottingham to London in 1290. It is in good condition and stands in...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Scheissefuergehirn
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