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Standing Cross with Sundial in St Thomas Becket Churchyard

A Grade II Listed Building in Chapel-en-le-Frith, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 53.3242 / 53°19'27"N

Longitude: -1.915 / 1°54'53"W

OS Eastings: 405758

OS Northings: 380808

OS Grid: SK057808

Mapcode National: GBR HZ20.63

Mapcode Global: WHBBD.KP9Z

Entry Name: Standing Cross with Sundial in St Thomas Becket Churchyard

Listing Date: 22 September 1978

Last Amended: 12 April 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1334802

English Heritage Legacy ID: 82019

Location: Chapel-en-le-Frith, High Peak, Derbyshire, SK23

County: Derbyshire

District: High Peak

Civil Parish: Chapel-en-le-Frith

Built-Up Area: Chapel-en-le-Frith

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Chapel-en-le-Frith St Thomas a Becket

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 21/07/2015

SK 05 80

MARKET PLACE (North Side),
Standing cross with sundial in St Thomas Becket churchyard

(Formerly listed as Sundial in St Thomas' Churchyard.

Previously listed as Sundial in Churchyard of Church of St Thomas of Canterbury)



An early post-Conquest standing cross, probably C11. The cross head is missing, and has been replaced by an C18 or C19 sundial. Red standstone. Circular sandstone base. Rectangular, stepped and chamfered, stone pier, approximately 1.2m high. Square copper dial with scroll triangular indicator.

Listing NGR: SK0575880808

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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