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Langton Cross, Langton Herring

Description: Langton Cross

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 26 January 1956
English Heritage Building ID: 105246

OS Grid Reference: SY6242182423
OS Grid Coordinates: 362421, 82423
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6403, -2.5328

Location: B3157, Portesham, Dorset DT3 4HU

Locality: Langton Herring
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT3 4HU

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There is also a scheduled monument with a similar name, Langton Cross: a Wayside Cross 850m South West of Tatton House, at the same location as this building or very close to it. This is probably the same structure or related to it in some way.

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Listing Text


6/127 Langton Cross
- II*

Cross-shaft and head. Medieval. Stone monolith with chamfered edges. T-shaped
head. 1 metre high and c.0.5 metres across the head.
(RCHM Dorset I, p.130 (2)).

Listing NGR: SY6242182423

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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