Description: Market Cross 56 Metres North of Town Hall
Date Listed: 23 September 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 232362
OS Grid Reference: SP9604168497
OS Grid Coordinates: 496041, 268497
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3062, -0.5928
There is also a scheduled monument, Market Cross 44m North of the Town Hall, at the same location as this building or very close to it. This may be related in some way or possibly a different name for the same structure.
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HIGHAM FERRERS MARKET SQUARE
SP9668SW (East side)
20/62 Market Cross 56m. N of Town
(Formerly listed as Market
Market Cross. Probably C14. Squared coursed limestone and ironstone and
limestone ashlar. Conical base with one step. Octagonal ashlar shaft with
ballflower decoration to capital. Iron frame similar to tripod links base and
shafts. The conical base replaced the original steps. Scheduled as an ancient
(Buildings of England: Northamptonshire, p.256).
Listing NGR: SP9604168497
Source: English Heritage
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