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Butter Cross, Newport

Description: Butter Cross

Grade: II
Date Listed: 28 April 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 255412

OS Grid Reference: SJ7452219146
OS Grid Coordinates: 374522, 319146
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7693, -2.3790

Location: High Street, Newport, Telford and Wrekin TF10 7BH

Locality: Newport
County: Telford and Wrekin
Country: England
Postcode: TF10 7BH

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Listing Text

(East Side)
Butter Cross
SJ 7419 SE 1/31 28.4.52.

1280. Stone. Fluted headless shaft with square plinth on octagonal 4-stepped
stylobate. Modern inscribed bronze plaque records that the cross was set up
1280 in memory of Roger de Pyvilesdon and hence known as "Pulestone Cross"
and that it was probably mutilated during the Civil War. AM.

Listing NGR: SJ7452219146

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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