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Base of Cross in Churchyard, 2 Metres West of North Porch, Church of the Holy Trinity, Bruton

Description: Base of Cross in Churchyard, 2 Metres West of North Porch, Church of the Holy Trinity

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 August 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 261679

OS Grid Reference: ST6618134315
OS Grid Coordinates: 366181, 134315
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1071, -2.4844

Location: Bruton, Somerset BA10 0PR

Locality: Bruton
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA10 0PR

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Listing Text

Base of Cross in Churchyard, 2
5/207 metres West of North Porch,
Church of The Holy Trinity
Base of cross. Probably C15. Doulting stone, about 700mm square by 250mm high, top corners chamfered, much weathered.
Probably the socket from 'Wyke Cross', which in C18 had 3 steps and most of shaft; in Cl9 had signpost set into
mortice: it formerly stood at the crossroads, date of relocation unknown. (Pooley "Old Crosses of Somerset', 1877)

Listing NGR: ST6617834313

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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