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Cross, Mottram in Longdendale

Description: Cross

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 6 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 212547

OS Grid Reference: SJ9940295234
OS Grid Coordinates: 399402, 395234
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4539, -2.0105

Location: Church Brow, Mottram in Longdendale, Tameside SK14 6JL

Locality: Mottram in Longdendale
County: Tameside
Country: England
Postcode: SK14 6JL

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Listing Text


4/87 Cross


Medieval in origin but heavily restored in 1760 and 1897.
Ashlar. Stepped circular ashlar plinth inscirbed "Restored
in commemoration of the sixtieth year of the reign of Queen
Victoria 1897". Octagonal shaft on moulded base has
foliated capital and supports a cubical sundial with 3
copper faces. The front face is inscribed "hora pars
vitae", the rear "and watch and pray time hastes away when
time is done eternity comes on".

Listing NGR: SJ9940295234

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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