Historic Scotland

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The Ruthwell Cross is free to visit and is situated in Ruthwell Parish Church.


Getting there

Ruthwell Cross

At Ruthwell 8.5m south east of Dumfries, sited within the parish church on the B724.

Parking available.

Grid reference - NY 100 682.

View the Ruthwell Cross on a Google map

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