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Description: Archway, Steps Memorial Cross to the First Lord Aldenham 3 Metres South of Church of St Michael and
Date Listed: 16 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 248804
OS Grid Reference: SU5471095514
OS Grid Coordinates: 454710, 195514
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6558, -1.2105
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CLIFTON HAMPDEN HIGH STREET
SU5495 (South side)
11/19 Archway, steps and memorial
Cross to the first Lord
Aldenham 3m. S of Church of
St. Michael and All Angels
Memorial cross. Dated 1907 to inscription to base. By Walter Tower. Stone
octagonal base with quatrefoil panels to each side. Tapering octagonal shaft
supporting square top with carved figures in relief to each side. Early C20
flight of stone steps descending to stone archway, forming approach to church.
Memorial cross erected in memory of first Lord Aldenham (Henry Hucks Gibbs
1819-1907) who, with his mother, paid for the restoration of the church (q.v.)
and paid for Clifton Hampden Bridge (q.v.). Included for group value.
(V.C.H.: Oxfordshire, Vol.7, 1962, p.26).
Listing NGR: SU5471095514
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Source: English Heritage
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