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Churchyard Cross 7 Metres North-West of Tower of Church of St Mary.

A Grade I Listed Building in Bradford Abbas, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.9266 / 50°55'35"N

Longitude: -2.5887 / 2°35'19"W

OS Eastings: 358722

OS Northings: 114290

OS Grid: ST587142

Mapcode National: GBR MQ.PZZK

Mapcode Global: FRA 56GN.H97

Entry Name: Churchyard Cross 7 Metres North-West of Tower of Church of St Mary.

Listing Date: 31 July 1961

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1323880

English Heritage Legacy ID: 105547

Location: Bradford Abbas, West Dorset, Dorset, DT9

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

Civil Parish: Bradford Abbas

Built-Up Area: Bradford Abbas

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Bradford Abbas with Clifton Maybank St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

BRADFORD ABBAS
ST 5814-5914 CHURCH STREET
(North side)
11/6 Churchyard Cross
7 metres north-west
31.7.61 of tower of Church
of St Mary.
GV I
Churchyard cross. Late C15. Ham stone. Two high-stepped octagonal plinths
with moulded edges. Octagonal pedestal with panelled angle-piers, moulded
edge and quatrefoiled panels in four main faces, enclosing shields, patera
and angel with scroll. Octagonal tapering shaft with weathered figures on
the east and west faces of the Virgin and Child, and a man (? St John the
Baptist), on brackets with trefoiled canopies, dowel-holes on north and south
faces with remains of canopy on south face.
(RCHM Dorset I, p.33(2), col.1) (sch. Monument. DORSET 157)


Listing NGR: ST5872214290

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