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Latitude: 51.1779 / 51°10'40"N
Longitude: -3.3056 / 3°18'20"W
OS Eastings: 308830
OS Northings: 142880
OS Grid: ST088428
Mapcode National: GBR LR.64CB
Mapcode Global: VH6GP.NN9D
Entry Name: Remains of Roadside Crossat Ngr St 0883 4288
Listing Date: 22 May 1969
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1057482
English Heritage Legacy ID: 264985
Location: Williton, West Somerset, Somerset, TA23
District: West Somerset
Civil Parish: Williton
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
ST04SE WILLITON CP
2/220 Remains of roadside cross at NGR
ST 0883 4288
Roadside cross. Early C15. Red sandstone. Squared socket with remains of broken shaft, much eroded and now circular in
plan, in all about 800 mm high. Pooley described it as "close to the toll-gate, and erected over a stream that runs
though its arched basement... a very good example of one of the uncommon so-called 'water crosses '." Since then the
stream has been embanked and the cross, of which only the shaft & socket remain, has been moved about a metre to the
grass verge. Scheduled Ancient Monument (Somerset County No 476). (Pooley, Old Crosses of Somerset, 1877).
Listing NGR: ST0883042880
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