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Cross at Junction of Church Street and School Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Ruyton-XI-Towns, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.7946 / 52°47'40"N

Longitude: -2.9039 / 2°54'14"W

OS Eastings: 339146

OS Northings: 322270

OS Grid: SJ391222

Mapcode National: GBR 79.X339

Mapcode Global: WH8BC.C0FY

Entry Name: Cross at Junction of Church Street and School Road

Listing Date: 21 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1367175

English Heritage Legacy ID: 256689

Location: Ruyton-XI-Towns, Shropshire, SY4

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Ruyton-XI-Towns

Built-Up Area: Ruyton-XI-Towns

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Ruyton-in-the-XI Towns St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

SJ 32 SE side)

8/137 Cross at junction of
- Church Street and School


Cross. Late C19. Red sandstone ashlar and painted wrought-iron. Gothic
style. Octagonal base of 4 chamfered steps supporting shaft of square
section with stepped diagonal buttresses. Pierced cusped opening to each
face with hollow spandrels and wrought-iron railing to bottom; crenellated
cornice. Stepped pyramidal finial with raised letter "A" (for Arundel)
and patée fitched cross to top. C20 inscription plate on east side states
that the cross stands on the site of the lock-up of the "ancient manor and
borough of Ruyton". Included for group value.

Listing NGR: SJ3914622270

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