Description: Churchyard Cross Approximately 3 Metres to South of Church of Saint Mary
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
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SE 2280-2380 MASHAM MARKET PLACE
(south side, off)
7/45 Churchyard Cross
approximately 3 metres to
south of Church of Saint
9.8.66 Mary (formerly listed as
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
Source: English Heritage
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