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Village Cross, Including Pump, Corfe Castle

Description: Village Cross, Including Pump

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 November 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 109271

OS Grid Reference: SY9602782085
OS Grid Coordinates: 396027, 82085
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6384, -2.0575

Location: West Street, Corfe Castle, Dorset BH20 5EZ

Locality: Corfe Castle
Local Authority: Purbeck District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: BH20 5EZ

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Listing Text

SY 96 82
7/119 Village Cross, including
Cross, in centre of Square. Erected 1897, with an earlier base. Podium
of 4 steps. Cross with octagonal tapered shaft with foliated cross. Inscriptions
on each face of base - "VR 1837-1897". "Erected on the steps of the Ancient Market
Cross". "This Cross was erected to commemorate the 60th year of the reign of
Queen Victoria". Pump on east side, timber cased, with lead spout. Trough
filled solid.

Listing NGR: SY9602782085

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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