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Chester: The Cross

Ref No:c14098
Date Period:2020 to 2029
Date of Image:22/06/2020
Title:Chester: The Cross
Description:The Cross photographed during the coronavirus pandemic with social distancing measures in place.
Artist Photographer:Siobhan O'Brien
Further Information:

In 2020 Cheshire Archives and Local Studies asked residents of Cheshire to contribute images of their lockdown experiences during the COVID-19 pandemic, as part of “Life in Lockdown: Your Stories Shared”. This image is one of thirty selected to represent the collection on the Cheshire Image Bank.

Chester Cross is a junction of streets at the centre of the city. It consists of a staggered crossroads, joining Watergate Street, Eastgate Street, Bridge Street and Northgate Street. The cross is Grade II listed.