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Saltash Celtic Cross

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Elwell Road, Saltash PL12 6AP, England
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TOTAL WASTE OF PUBLIC FUNDS

As a local I see this monstrosity everyday. It cost an absolute fortune - no matter where the money... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2017
jacky2019124
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Saltash, United Kingdom
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Interesting sculpture

I really liked this sculpture it caught my eye shinning in the sun. Well situated as it is very... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2017
Annieknig
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Watford, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent22%
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  • Average38%
  • Poor6%
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Elwell Road, Saltash PL12 6AP, England
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Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

As a local I see this monstrosity everyday. It cost an absolute fortune - no matter where the money came from it could have been better spent! Finally it should have been placed in a better position.

2  Thank jacky2019124
Reviewed 6 August 2017

I really liked this sculpture it caught my eye shinning in the sun. Well situated as it is very visible from the town.

Thank Annieknig
Reviewed 3 August 2017

Cleverly sited so as to be deliberately "not in your face" like The Angel of the North in Gateshead. Quietly makes the bold statement that you are entering the beautiful Duchy of Cornwally. Lovely piece.

Thank Ray B
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Disappointing response to this impressive sculpture, perhaps due to its location to the right of the bridge as you enter Cornwall - may easily be missed by travellers. When approaching on foot, the circular Cornish slate circular base was a highlight for me, along with...More

Thank Denise W
Reviewed 4 July 2017

Supposed to be a landmark but someone forgot to put it somewhere anyone would notice it. The structure is OK and in a nice setting for a picnic but is it a landmark? It's all about location as they say.

Thank mrstulip
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

As we live in Saltash we thought it was about time we took a good look at the cross. First thing to say is that we walked to it from home and kind of blundered into the entrance. Although it stands loud and proud the...More

Thank BarnetBill
Reviewed 17 February 2017

It would have been more appropriate to have had a granite traditional Celtic cross situated in the middle of the Carkeel roundabout at the top of the hill, where visitors would be able to see it a lot better than tucked away where it is.

2  Thank st-pascoe
Reviewed 14 February 2017

why would you bother , unless your walking your dog ...you can see all by driving from Plymouth to saltash , just not worth the effort ...

3  Thank Robert C
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Well worth taking a look at if you are in the area, In fact it is an amazing part of the county. I recommend that you walk down to the waterside as there is so much more to see.

Thank Paula P
Reviewed 23 January 2017

It's a nice walk around the cross, lovely views across the bridge, but not quite sure what it's here for, yes it's a Cornish cross, yes it's the bridge to Cornwall, but we already know this. Don't we??

Thank Rachel C
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