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Remains of Former Churchyard Cross in Churchyard, Adjacent to South Porch, Church of St Mary, Moorlinch

Description: Remains of Former Churchyard Cross in Churchyard, Adjacent to South Porch, Church of St Mary

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 June 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 269562

OS Grid Reference: ST3980036875
OS Grid Coordinates: 339800, 136875
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1280, -2.8616

Location: Moor Road, Moorlinch, Somerset TA7 9BU

Locality: Moorlinch
Local Authority: Sedgemoor District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA7 9BU

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Listing Text

2/40 Remains of former churchyard
cross in churchyard, adjacent to
south porch, Church of St. Mary

Remains of former churchyard cross. C14, restored C19. Coursed and squared lias and freestone. Medieval socket and
stump of the original shaft raised on a tall C19 plinth, this in turn raised on a further low plinth which may be the
original basement step of the cross, overhanging drip. The stump of the shaft has iron banding and an iron cruciform
finial. (Pooley, Old Crosses of Somerset, 1877).

Listing NGR: ST3980136871

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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