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Remains of Churchyard Cross Approximately 215 Metres to North-West of the Flags

A Grade II Listed Building in Myddle and Broughton, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.8107 / 52°48'38"N

Longitude: -2.7417 / 2°44'29"W

OS Eastings: 350105

OS Northings: 323946

OS Grid: SJ501239

Mapcode National: GBR 7J.VSNJ

Mapcode Global: WH8B7.VMM2

Entry Name: Remains of Churchyard Cross Approximately 215 Metres to North-West of the Flags

Listing Date: 28 October 1960

Last Amended: 29 October 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1366809

English Heritage Legacy ID: 259999

Location: Myddle and Broughton, Shropshire, SY4

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Myddle, Broughton and Harmer H

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: BroughtonSt Mary

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

SJ 5023-5123 BROUGHTON C.P. BROUGHTON BANK,
SJ 50105 23946 Yorton (north side)

16/6 Remains of churchyard
- cross approx. 215 metres
to north-west of
28.10.60 The Flags (formerly
listed as Ruins
of old Church of
Saint Mary, including
remains of cross)

GV II

Churchyard cross, remains of. C15. Dressed red sandstone. Octagonal
base consisting of 3 steps with socket for former shaft. The cross
base stands to the south-west of the ruins of the former church of
St. Mary (q.v.) which was abandoned and partly demolished in 1858.
A photograph in the Shropshire Libraries collection shows the cross
still with at least half of its shaft surviving. At the time of survey
(December 1986) the cross base was overgrown and largely obscured.
The Flags is not included on this list. D.H.S. Cranage, An architectural
account of the churches of Shropshire, Shrewsbury churches, pp. 852-3;
B.O.E. p.87; Shropshire Libraries, photographs collection.


Listing NGR: SJ5010523946

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