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Description: Remains of Churchyard Cross in Churchyard About 7 Metres South of Porch Church of St George
Date Listed: 25 February 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 270892
OS Grid Reference: ST2636425099
OS Grid Coordinates: 326364, 125099
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0205, -3.0512
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RUISHTON CP DRAKES CLOSE (West side)
1/101 Remains of churchyard cross in
churchyard, about 7 m south of
porch, Church of St George
(formerly listed as Churchyard
Remains of churchyard cross. Early C15, restored C18. Possibly Ham stone. Socket and base of shaft set on 2 later
square steps forming the calvary, octagonal socket with sunk panels of sculpture much eroded, south side possibly
representing the Virgin with deposed body of Christ, square angle shafts in corners with caps and bases, south west
shaft damaged; square shaft with angles worked to a fillet, broken just above a bracket supported on a face. (Pooley,
Old Crosses of Somerset, 1877).
Listing NGR: ST2636425099
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Source: English Heritage
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