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Cross at Aproximately 10 Metres South of Church of St Credan

A Grade II* Listed Building in Sancreed, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.108 / 50°6'28"N

Longitude: -5.6094 / 5°36'33"W

OS Eastings: 142023

OS Northings: 29336

OS Grid: SW420293

Mapcode National: GBR DXJD.HD8

Mapcode Global: VH05G.QKD3

Entry Name: Cross at Aproximately 10 Metres South of Church of St Credan

Listing Date: 15 December 1988

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1143823

English Heritage Legacy ID: 69830

Location: Sancreed, Cornwall, TR20

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Sancreed

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Sancreed

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

SANCREED SANCREED
SW 42 NW
5/290 Cross at approximately 10 metres
- south of Church of St Credan
GV II*
Cross. Pre-Conquest. Tall wheel-headed granite monolith. Rectangular on plan.
Tall shaft has incised intersecting or chevron decoration to all 4 sides. Wheel-head
has Alisee patee cross in bold relief with crucifixion to one side and central boss
to the other side.
This cross is one of 2 similar crosses in this churchyard, both of which are
unusually tall and richly carved.
Scheduled Ancient Monument 641.


Listing NGR: SW4202529331

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