Buttercross Erected in 1734 to shelter people selling dairy produce. Replaced pre-Conquest St Oswald's Cross. Posthumous gift of Solomon Dupeer. Tradition asserts that Solomon Dupeer was responsible for betraying Gibraltar to the British in 1704. 18th century benches survive.
Plaque Colour: Blue
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Location: middle of Pontefract Market Place
Metropolitan District: Wakefield City Council
Metropolitan District Ward: Pontefract North
UK Parliament Constituency: Normanton, Pontefract and Castleford