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Market Cross, Bingham

Description: Market Cross

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 November 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 241760

OS Grid Reference: SK7051339952
OS Grid Coordinates: 470513, 339952
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9523, -0.9519

Location: 4 Station Street, Bingham, Nottinghamshire NG13 8AP

Locality: Bingham
Local Authority: Rushcliffe Borough Council
County: Nottinghamshire
Country: England
Postcode: NG13 8AP

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Listing Text

SK 7039
12/17 Market Cross


Monumental Market Cross. 1861. Probably by T.C. Hine. In memory
of John Hassall. Gothic revival style. Sandstone ashlar with
octagonal Westmorland slate roof. Octagonal plan. 8 bay arcade
with round piers, moulded capitals and bases and moulded pointed
arches. Spandrels contain quatrefoils with monograms.
Ballflower ornament. Moulded eaves with leaf carving and incised
text. "This Market Cross has been re-built in affectionate
remembrance of John Hassall of Shelford by his Friends and
Neighbours. An.Dmi MDCCCLXI. To be beloved is better than All
Bargains." Octagonal lantern has quatrefoil windows, lead roof
with 4 gabled and crested lucarnes, and elaborate finial cross.

Listing NGR: SK7051339952

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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