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Market Cross, Rugby

Description: Market Cross

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 October 1949
English Heritage Building ID: 308469

OS Grid Reference: SP5338773623
OS Grid Coordinates: 453387, 273623
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3581, -1.2175

Location: High Street, Rugby, Warwickshire CV21 4EE

Locality: Rugby
Local Authority: Rugby Borough Council
County: Warwickshire
Country: England
Postcode: CV21 4EE

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Listing Text

(South Side)
Market Cross (Formerly
listed as Wayside Cross
under Upper Street)
SP 5373 13/9 11.10.49.


Medieval stone shaft on a chamfered and battered plinth standing on a roughly stepped
base. Market granted to Hillmorton 1265 and originally more important than Rugby
Market. Died out by mid C17. VCH, VI, pp 108, 109. AM.

Listing NGR: SP5320173646

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Source: English Heritage

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