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Description: Churchyard Cross Remains Approximately 10 Metres South of Chancel of Church of St Mary
Date Listed: 15 May 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 253905
OS Grid Reference: SP2488029058
OS Grid Coordinates: 424880, 229058
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9595, -1.6393
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11/16 Churchyard cross remains
approx. 10m S of chancel of
Church of St. Mary
Churchyard cross, remains of. Probably C14 or C15. Limestone. Square stepped
moulded plinth on base of 2 square steps. Short section of octagonal shaft with
raised quatrefoil decoration (not in situ and probably the upper part of the
original shaft) rises from square socket of plinth; C19 Celtic cross-head
balanced on top. A Buckler drawing of 1821 shows the Cross to be the same as now
without the Celtic cross-head balanced on top.
(Bodleian Library: Oxford: MS. Top. gen.a.11 fol.120 no.474; B.J. Marples: The
Medieval Crosses of Oxfordshire: Oxeniensia 38 (1973), p305)
Listing NGR: SP2488029058
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Source: English Heritage
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