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Cross in Churchyard About 25 Metres South of Church of All Saints, Alford

Description: Cross in Churchyard About 25 Metres South of Church of All Saints

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 March 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 261936

OS Grid Reference: ST6045232576
OS Grid Coordinates: 360452, 132576
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0911, -2.5661

Location: Old Approach, Alford, Somerset BA7 7PN

Locality: Alford
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA7 7PN

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Listing Text

1/3 Cross in churchyard about 25
metres south of Church of All

Churchyard cross. Late C13. Ham stone. Octagonal base of 4 mou1ded steps, lowest 1.5 metres long each face; near-cuboid
socket with quasi-broached top corners, diversions approximately 700 mm each way, with tapered shaft with moulded edges
almost 3 metres high, surmounted by a late C19 cross - the original finial said to have blown down in 1869. (Pooley,
Old Crosses of Somerset, 1877).

Listing NGR: ST6045232576

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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