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Churchyard Cross Approximately 3 Metres to South of Church of Saint Mary, Masham

Description: Churchyard Cross Approximately 3 Metres to South of Church of Saint Mary

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 August 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 325035

OS Grid Reference: SE2266080651
OS Grid Coordinates: 422660, 480651
Latitude/Longitude: 54.2211, -1.6540

Locality: Masham
Local Authority: Harrogate Borough Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: HG4 4EF

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Listing Text

(south side, off)

7/45 Churchyard Cross
approximately 3 metres to
south of Church of Saint
9.8.66 Mary (formerly listed as
Paulinus Cross)


Churchyard cross. Early C9 shaft on later base. Sandstone. 2-tier
chamfered octagonal base. Shaft has 3 rows of carved figures set in
arcading, a band between each row. Top of shaft is fluted. Same type as
those at Wolverhampton and Dewsbury, developed from such early Christian
Eastern Mediterranean monuments as the Ciboricum of Saint Marks, Venice
(Pevsner, N Yorkshire, p 241).

Listing NGR: SE2266080651

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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