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Village Cross, Liverpool

Description: Village Cross

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 14 March 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 213675

OS Grid Reference: SJ3964693277
OS Grid Coordinates: 339646, 393277
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4328, -2.9099

Location: W Derby Village, Liverpool L12 5HP

Locality: Liverpool
County: Liverpool
Country: England
Postcode: L12 5HP

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Listing Text

(east side)

17/83 Village Cross

G.V. II*

Cross. 1861-70. Eden Nesfield, with carvings by Forsyth.
Stone base of 3 steps (square) on stone pavement, surrounded
by iron railings. High moulded plinth, circular stone
column and 4 marble columns at angles, with Gothic carved
capitals and reliefs of 4 evangelists. Large seated Christ
at top, in a square aedicules of 3 open cusped sides and a
rear carved panel of the Hand of God, Adam and Eve, and the
Crucifixion. A handsome and elaborate exercise in "Early
French" Gothic.

Listing NGR: SJ3964693277

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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