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Market Cross and Trough Approximately 8 Metres East of the Sondes Arms Public House, Rockingham

Description: Market Cross and Trough Approximately 8 Metres East of the Sondes Arms Public House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 229918

OS Grid Reference: SP8664191725
OS Grid Coordinates: 486641, 291725
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5165, -0.7246

Location: Main Street, Rockingham, Northamptonshire LE16 8TG

Locality: Rockingham
Local Authority: Corby Borough Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: LE16 8TG

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Listing Text

SP8691 (West side)
12/136 Market cross and trough
approx. 8m E of The Sondes
Arms Public House


Market cross. Probably C14, rebuilt 1894. Limestone ashlar. Original octagonal
socket with broaches on 2, C19, steps. C19 octagonal shaft with foliated cross
finial. Semi-circular stone basin attached to base of steps. Metal plaque around
shaft has inscription "Rebuilt 1894 on the remains of the old market cross of
the village she loved so well. In memory of Laura Maria Watson who died March 21
1893". Watson arms to rear of plaque.

Listing NGR: SP8664191725

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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