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Market Cross, Tickhill

Description: Market Cross

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 December 1962
English Heritage Building ID: 334354

OS Grid Reference: SK5927893281
OS Grid Coordinates: 459278, 393281
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4330, -1.1092

Location: A631, Tickhill, Doncaster DN11 9LX

Locality: Tickhill
County: Doncaster
Country: England
Postcode: DN11 9LX

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Listing Text

1. centre
5096 ------------
Market Cross
SK 5993 2/18 27.12.62


Traditionally dated 1777. Ashlar circular peripteral Roman Doric temple form,
with saucer dome. Four stone steps. C19 wrouqht iron weather vane.
A member of the same family of market crosses as those at Swaffham (Norfolk),
Bungay (Suffolk), and Mountsorrel (Leics), which includes also the ornamental
rotunda at Duncombe Park (Yorks, NR), Stowe (Bucks), Hall Barn (Bucks), and
the demolished ones at Halswell (Somerset), High Cliffe (Hants) and Hackwood
Park (Hants).
The Butter Cross, which stood on site, was (traditionally) re-erected in Doncaster
Road (qv).

Listing NGR: SK5927993282

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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