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Latitude: 52.2411 / 52°14'27"N
Longitude: -1.8838 / 1°53'1"W
OS Eastings: 408031
OS Northings: 260327
OS Grid: SP080603
Mapcode National: GBR 3JN.JJX
Mapcode Global: VHB02.9XGW
Entry Name: Coughton Cross and Attached Railings
Listing Date: 1 February 1967
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1355382
English Heritage Legacy ID: 305319
Location: Coughton, Stratford-on-Avon, Warwickshire, B49
Civil Parish: Coughton
Traditional County: Warwickshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire
Church of England Parish: Coughton with Sambourne
Church of England Diocese: Coventry
COUGHTON BIRMINGHAM ROAD
SP06SE (East side)
1/156 Coughton Cross and attached
Base of wayside cross. Medieval stone. Square socket stone with chamfered
corners, and stump of shaft, on 3 steps. C18/early C19. Wrought iron railings on
stone kerb. According to local tradition travellers entering or leaving the
Wilds of Feckenham Forest offered prayers or thanksgiving at the cross.
(V.C.H.: Warwickshire, Vol.III, p.74; Transactions of Birmingham Archaeological
Society, Vol.68, p.87).
Listing NGR: SP0803160327
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