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Description: Churchyard Cross 3 Metres North of North Aisle of Church of St Michael
Date Listed: 19 November 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 105467
OS Grid Reference: ST5615902217
OS Grid Coordinates: 356159, 102217
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8178, -2.6237
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ST 50 SE RAMPISHAM RAMPISHAM VILLAGE
3/142 Churchyard Cross
3 metres north of
north aisle of Church
of St Michael
Churchyard Cross. Late C15. Stone. Square base of cross-shaft set
on an octagonal pedestal with angular projections forming a
square, inscribed plinth and 2 octagonal steps. Each face of
pedestal is panelled and contains figure-subjects thus: north-
west, The Martyrdom of St Thomas of Canterbury. North-east:
a martyrdom or Entombment, seated figures of a king and a monk
on side-piers; south-east, figure subject with 2 carved standing-
figures and one kneeling figure; south-west, 2 crowned figures
at table, small figure in front. On splayed plinth, black-
letter inscription in relief: "Thu Xpe Rli Dei misere mei Et
sic dicit Porter in nomine Ihu (fieri fecit?) I (draton?)".
(RCHM Dorset I, p191(2))
Listing NGR: ST5615902217
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Source: English Heritage
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