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Churchyard Cross Approximately 6 Metres South of Dorchester Abbey, Dorchester

Description: Churchyard Cross Approximately 6 Metres South of Dorchester Abbey

Grade: I
Date Listed: 18 July 1963
English Heritage Building ID: 248075

OS Grid Reference: SU5789094188
OS Grid Coordinates: 457890, 194188
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6435, -1.1648

Location: Henley Road, Dorchester, Oxfordshire OX10 7HN

Locality: Dorchester
Local Authority: South Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX10 7HN

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Listing Text

SU 5794 (East side
5/46 Churchyard cross approx. ha. S
18/07/63 of Dorchester Abbey
(Formerly listed as Preaching


Churchyard cross. C14/C15, restored 1872 by Sir G. Gilbert Scott. Limestone.
Tapering octagonal shaft rises from a square base, with corner stops and a
moulded octagonal upper face, set on 3 restored octagonal steps. C19 head is
richly carved with 4 canopied niches, containing figures, and an apex cross.

Listing NGR: SU5789094188

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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