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Remains of Market Cross About 30 Yards South West of Well Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Bodenham, County of Herefordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.1564 / 52°9'23"N

Longitude: -2.688 / 2°41'16"W

OS Eastings: 353031

OS Northings: 251129

OS Grid: SO530511

Mapcode National: GBR FM.67VV

Mapcode Global: VH859.C2B6

Entry Name: Remains of Market Cross About 30 Yards South West of Well Cottage

Listing Date: 11 June 1959

Last Amended: 21 May 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1179784

English Heritage Legacy ID: 149590

Location: Bodenham, County of Herefordshire, HR1

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Bodenham

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Bodenham

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

BODENHAM CP BODENHAM
SO 55 SW
5/27
11.6.59

Remains of Market
Cross about 30 yards
south-west of
Well Cottage

GV II

Remains of market cross. Probably late C14. Sandstone ashlar. Square
base with chamfered upper section forming octagonal upper face. From the
centre projects the stump of the broken cross shaft. The base is set on
an old millstone. Sir Walter Devereux was granted a licence for a market
in Bodenham in 1379. (RCHM Herefs II, p 14, item 2; BoE, p 77).


Listing NGR: SO5303151129

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