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Former Churchyard Cross, Approximately 5 Metres South of the Church of St Chad, Boningale

Description: Former Churchyard Cross, Approximately 5 Metres South of the Church of St Chad

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 September 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 255173

OS Grid Reference: SJ8116202591
OS Grid Coordinates: 381162, 302591
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6208, -2.2797

Location: 5 Church Lane, Boningale, Shropshire WV7 3BY

Locality: Boningale
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: WV7 3BY

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Listing Text

(north side)
Former Churchyard cross,
- approximately 5m south of
the Church of St. Chad


Churchyard cross, now sundial. Medieval. Sandstone. Roughly carved
square socket stone with chamfered corners, fragment of octagonal shaft.
The surviving part of the shaft appears to have been inverted and now
forms the base for a sundial, a use which dates back at least to the
late C19. Cranage, Vol.I, p.4

Listing NGR: SJ8116202591

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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