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Latitude: 52.3268 / 52°19'36"N
Longitude: -0.6114 / 0°36'40"W
OS Eastings: 494731
OS Northings: 270763
OS Grid: SP947707
Mapcode National: GBR DYB.287
Mapcode Global: VHFP6.CS44
Entry Name: Market Cross at Junction of Station and Finedon Roads
Listing Date: 8 May 1950
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1192144
English Heritage Legacy ID: 232384
Location: Irthlingborough, East Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire, NN9
District: East Northamptonshire
Civil Parish: Irthlingborough
Built-Up Area: Irthlingborough
Traditional County: Northamptonshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire
Church of England Parish: Irthlingborough St Peter
Church of England Diocese: Peterborough
IRTHLINGBOROUGH STATION ROAD
SP9470NE (North side)
16/82 Market Cross at junction of
08/05/50 Station and Finedon Roads
Market cross. Probably mid C14. Squared coursed limestone and ironstone, with
ashlar shaft. Octagonal base of 8 steps surmounted by square socket with
octagonal shafts with ballflower ornament and remains of foliated capital. The
shaft is said to have been used as a standard for measurement of land. The whole
structure was relocated to the west of its original site as part of a road
improvement scheme in 1965. Scheduled as an ancient monument.
(Buildings of England: Northamptonshire, p.268; J. Markham, Stone Crosses of
Listing NGR: SP9473170763
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