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Latitude: 51.7244 / 51°43'27"N
Longitude: -1.1338 / 1°8'1"W
OS Eastings: 459928
OS Northings: 203206
OS Grid: SP599032
Mapcode National: GBR 8ZH.VK5
Mapcode Global: VHCXX.9XGG
Entry Name: War Memorial Cross in Forecourt of Ripon College
Listing Date: 25 October 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1047716
English Heritage Legacy ID: 246398
Location: Cuddesdon and Denton, South Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX44
District: South Oxfordshire
Civil Parish: Cuddesdon and Denton
Built-Up Area: Cuddesdon
Traditional County: Oxfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire
Church of England Parish: Cuddesdon
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
SP 5903 CUDDESDON AND DENTON CUDDESDON
5/10 War Memorial Cross in
forecourt of Ripon College
War memorial. Circa 1920. Limestone. Square stone plinth with Latin
inscription on three sides, 2 steps, base with broach-stops and a narrow
octagonal shaft. Elaborate stone head with crocketted spirelet has 4
canopied niches with carved scenes: east - Crucifixion with the Virgin Mary
and St John; south - St Michael and dragon; west - Virgin and child; north -
St George and dragon. Each is supported by angels holding shields.
Commemorates alumni of Cuddesdon Theological college killed during the First
Listing NGR: SP5992803206
This List entry has been amended to add sources for War Memorials Online and the War Memorials Register. These sources were not used in the compilation of this List entry but are added here as a guide for further reading, 27 July 2017.
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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