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Village Cross at Ngr St 2818 2381, Thornfalcon

Description: Village Cross at Ngr St 2818 2381

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 February 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 270931

OS Grid Reference: ST2818423817
OS Grid Coordinates: 328184, 123817
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0092, -3.0250

Location: Church Lane, Thornfalcon, Somerset TA3 5NP

Locality: Thornfalcon
Local Authority: Taunton Deane Borough Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA3 5NP

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Listing Text


5/142 Village cross at NGR ST 2818 2381



Village cross. Late C19. Red sandstone. Two stage calvary with chamfered plinth, square socket broached to an octagon, octagonal shaft with cross. Inscribed on socket Rest/1883/1897/-; 2 sides of first stage dated 1902 and 1882, others
blank, and second stage dated 1915 only. Described in the former statutory list as being C15 in origin, the cross however appears to be entirely late C19. It occupies an important position in the village.

Listing NGR: ST2818423817

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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