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Cross at Junction of Church Street and School Road, Ruyton-XI-Towns

Description: Cross at Junction of Church Street and School Road

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 October 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 256689

OS Grid Reference: SJ3914522266
OS Grid Coordinates: 339145, 322266
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7945, -2.9039

Location: B4397, Ruyton-XI-Towns, Shropshire SY4 1JT

Locality: Ruyton-XI-Towns
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY4 1JT

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Listing Text

SJ 32 SE side)

8/137 Cross at junction of
- Church Street and School


Cross. Late C19. Red sandstone ashlar and painted wrought-iron. Gothic
style. Octagonal base of 4 chamfered steps supporting shaft of square
section with stepped diagonal buttresses. Pierced cusped opening to each
face with hollow spandrels and wrought-iron railing to bottom; crenellated
cornice. Stepped pyramidal finial with raised letter "A" (for Arundel)
and patée fitched cross to top. C20 inscription plate on east side states
that the cross stands on the site of the lock-up of the "ancient manor and
borough of Ruyton". Included for group value.

Listing NGR: SJ3914522266

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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