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Description: Cross Approximately 30 Metres South of Manor House and Dovecote House
Date Listed: 25 January 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 232609
OS Grid Reference: TL0477090522
OS Grid Coordinates: 504770, 290522
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5025, -0.4579
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COTTERSTOCK MAIN STREET
TL0490 (North side)
17/54 Cross approx. 30m S of Manor
House and Dovecote House
Cross. Medieval socket and late C19 shaft and steps. Limestone ashlar. Socket
with chamfered corners is set on 2 shallow steps and has a square shaft with
cross finial.Inscription around base of steps: "The preaching of the Cross is to
them that perish foolishness; but unto us which are saved it is the power of
God". Re-sited 3 times in C19, moved to present position and shaft and steps
added c.1897 by Viscount Melville. Included for group value.
(RCHM: An Inventory of Architectural Monuments in North Northamptonshire: p43)
Listing NGR: TL0477090522
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Source: English Heritage
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