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Cross 4 Metres South of South Tower of Church of St Andrew

A Grade II Listed Building in Trent, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.9646 / 50°57'52"N

Longitude: -2.5858 / 2°35'9"W

OS Eastings: 358955

OS Northings: 118520

OS Grid: ST589185

Mapcode National: GBR MR.MDPM

Mapcode Global: FRA 56GK.JDL

Entry Name: Cross 4 Metres South of South Tower of Church of St Andrew

Listing Date: 2 June 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1303857

English Heritage Legacy ID: 105708

Location: Trent, West Dorset, Dorset, DT9

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

Civil Parish: Trent

Built-Up Area: Trent

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Trent St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

ST 5818-5918 -
18/167 Cross 4 metres south of
south tower of Church
of St Andrew
Churchyard cross. C15 base and bottom of shaft. C19 continuation of
shaft and gabled aedicule. Ham stone. Round plinth, stands on four
round stone steps. Square base of cross-shaft with roll-and-spur stops.
Foliage decoration up the chamfered corners. C19 shaft continues tapering
in same form. Gabled aedicule with carved Crucifixion, C19. Lord Fisher
of Lambeth, 99th Archbishop of Canterbury lies buried in the vault beneath
the cross. (RCHM, Dorset I, p 254(1)).

Listing NGR: ST5895718519

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