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Description: Village Cross
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
SJ 3993 ALMONDS GREEN
17/83 Village Cross
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
Listing NGR: SJ3964693277
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Source: English Heritage
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