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Luscombe Cross, Harberton

Description: Luscombe Cross

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 February 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 101279

OS Grid Reference: SX7924357908
OS Grid Coordinates: 279243, 57908
Latitude/Longitude: 50.4086, -3.7008

Location: Harberton, Devon TQ9 7HS

Locality: Harberton
Local Authority: South Hams District Council
County: Devon
Country: England
Postcode: TQ9 7HS

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Listing Text

HARBERTON
Luscombe Cross
SX75NE
5/372

9.2.61

GV II

Wayside cross and guide post. Probably C15 and C16. Head and top of shaft
renewed in 1895. Granite. Large octagonal base, battened inwards at top to
rough roll mould. Lower part of shaft with hollow chamfered corners, carved
on 4 sides with the letters B, K, D and T in upper case without serifs. These
are probably the initials for directions to (South) Brent, Kingsbridge,
Dartmouth and Totnes. The top section of shaft was replaced with wheel-head
shaft inscribed "RGH 2-5 1895".


Listing NGR: SX7924357908

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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