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Description: Base of Cross at Junction with B3151
Date Listed: 17 April 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 262865
OS Grid Reference: ST4893632889
OS Grid Coordinates: 348936, 132889
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0930, -2.7305
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ST43SE COMPTON DUNDON CP COMPTON STREET (south side)
1/60 Base of Cross at junction with
Base of Wayside Cross. Probably C14. Ham stone. Two C20 circular stone steps of 2 metres and 1.5 metres diameter, both
300mm high, replacing four earlier steps; fragment of a circular top step survives, about 1 metre diameter and 175mm
high, above is the socket, about 700mm square by 250mm high, the corners deeply broached: only about 300mm of shaft
survives, the remainder destroyed 'by some people in a drunken frolic' some time before 1877 (Pooley, Old Crosses of
Listing NGR: ST4893632889
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