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Remains of Former Churchyard Cross in Churchyard, Adjacent to South Porch, Church of St Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Moorlinch, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.128 / 51°7'40"N

Longitude: -2.8616 / 2°51'41"W

OS Eastings: 339800

OS Northings: 136875

OS Grid: ST398368

Mapcode National: GBR MC.98TB

Mapcode Global: VH7DL.CX05

Entry Name: Remains of Former Churchyard Cross in Churchyard, Adjacent to South Porch, Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 24 June 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1174031

English Heritage Legacy ID: 269562

Location: Moorlinch, Sedgemoor, Somerset, TA7

County: Somerset

District: Sedgemoor

Civil Parish: Moorlinch

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

2/40 Remains of former churchyard
cross in churchyard, adjacent to
south porch, Church of St. Mary

Remains of former churchyard cross. C14, restored C19. Coursed and squared lias and freestone. Medieval socket and
stump of the original shaft raised on a tall C19 plinth, this in turn raised on a further low plinth which may be the
original basement step of the cross, overhanging drip. The stump of the shaft has iron banding and an iron cruciform
finial. (Pooley, Old Crosses of Somerset, 1877).

Listing NGR: ST3980136871

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