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Remains of Market Cross About 30 Yards South West of Well Cottage, Bodenham

Description: Remains of Market Cross About 30 Yards South West of Well Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 June 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 149590

OS Grid Reference: SO5303351129
OS Grid Coordinates: 353033, 251129
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1564, -2.6879

Location: Bodenham, County of Herefordshire HR1 3JX

Locality: Bodenham
County: Herefordshire
Country: England
Postcode: HR1 3JX

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Listing Text

SO 55 SW
5/27 Remains of Market
Cross about 30 yards
11.6.59 south-west of
Well Cottage
Remains of market cross. Probably late C14. Sandstone ashlar. Square
base with chamfered upper section forming octagonal upper face. From the
centre projects the stump of the broken cross shaft. The base is set on
an old millstone. Sir Walter Devereux was granted a licence for a market
in Bodenham in 1379. (RCHM Herefs II, p 14, item 2; BoE, p 77).

Listing NGR: SO5303351129

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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