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Latitude: 51.5879 / 51°35'16"N
Longitude: -1.4282 / 1°25'41"W
OS Eastings: 439708
OS Northings: 187830
OS Grid: SU397878
Mapcode National: GBR 6Y5.KPZ
Mapcode Global: VHC12.6C91
Entry Name: Remains of Market Cross Inside Number 19
Listing Date: 22 April 1950
Last Amended: 6 December 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1284135
English Heritage Legacy ID: 251164
Location: Wantage, Vale of White Horse, Oxfordshire, OX12
District: Vale of White Horse
Civil Parish: Wantage
Built-Up Area: Wantage
Traditional County: Berkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire
WANTAGE CHURCH STREET
SU3987NE (South side)
9/69 Remains of Market Cross inside
(Formerly listed as ... to S
of front door of St.Gabriel's
House (now inside
Market Cross. Late C16. Limestone. Octagonal with domical capping; each face has
weathered figures of saints in niches. Noted as being of considerable local
importance. Formerly sited to south of front door of St. Gabriel's House,
Newbury Street, and then inside Urban District Council Offices, Portway, from
whence removed to its present position in the Vale and Downland Museum Centre.
(VCH: Berkshire, Vol IV, p.320; Buildings of England, Berkshire, p.254)
Listing NGR: SU3970887830
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