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Cross Base, in Churchyard, Approximately 5 Metres West of West Door of Church of St John

A Grade II Listed Building in Penistone, Barnsley

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Latitude: 53.526 / 53°31'33"N

Longitude: -1.63 / 1°37'47"W

OS Eastings: 424626

OS Northings: 403323

OS Grid: SE246033

Mapcode National: GBR KW1N.XR

Mapcode Global: WHCBP.XMZR

Entry Name: Cross Base, in Churchyard, Approximately 5 Metres West of West Door of Church of St John

Listing Date: 27 April 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1191942

English Heritage Legacy ID: 334078

Location: Penistone, Barnsley, S36

County: Barnsley

Civil Parish: Penistone

Built-Up Area: Penistone

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Penistone St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Sheffield

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Listing Text

(east side)
3/48 Cross base,
in church,lard,
approx. 5 metres west
of west door of
Church of St. John


Cross base. Date uncertain, but possibly late medieval. Millstone grit.
Large cross base with corner spurs and square socket. Possibly held a market
The base was moved approx. 5 metres from the site of the war memorial.

Listing NGR: SE2462603322

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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