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Churchyard Cross Immediately South of Church of St Leonard

A Grade II Listed Building in Halwell and Moreleigh, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.3659 / 50°21'57"N

Longitude: -3.7205 / 3°43'13"W

OS Eastings: 277727

OS Northings: 53192

OS Grid: SX777531

Mapcode National: GBR QK.KHVK

Mapcode Global: FRA 3832.DCC

Entry Name: Churchyard Cross Immediately South of Church of St Leonard

Listing Date: 26 April 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1213932

English Heritage Legacy ID: 101242

Location: Halwell and Moreleigh, South Hams, Devon, TQ9

County: Devon

District: South Hams

Civil Parish: Halwell and Moreleigh

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Halwell St Leonard

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

HALWELL

SX75SE HALWELL
9/330 Churchyard cross
immediately S of
Church of St Leonard

GV II

Churchyard cross. Probably medieval; restored in 1934. Granite.
Monolithic tapered octagonal shaft with run-out stops at the base of
alternate sides. Set into an octagonal granite socket stone base. The
cross head is C20 and has splayed octagonal arms.
The cross was formerly situated just outside the churchyard on the roadside
to the south, and it is said to have been used as a whipping and tethering
post before it was moved into the churchyard in 1934 when the cross head
was restored.

Listing NGR: SX7772753192

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