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Latitude: 51.7395 / 51°44'22"N
Longitude: -4.6618 / 4°39'42"W
OS Eastings: 216314
OS Northings: 207884
OS Grid: SN163078
Mapcode National: GBR GG.2GBW
Mapcode Global: VH2PF.4JVW
Entry Name: St Elidy's Church Cross Base
Listing Date: 1 September 1997
Last Amended: 1 September 1997
Source ID: 18855
Building Class: Religious, Ritual and Funerary
Location: Near the S porch of St Elidyr's Church, Amroth.
Locality: Amroth Village
Traditional County: Pembrokeshire
A mediaeval preaching cross base. Thomas Cromwell ordered the destruction of all preaching crosses in 1547, though many in S Pembrokeshire survived. This one was less fortunate. The present stone representing the cross shaft is a fragment of probably C17 window masonry.
Four steps of local rubble masonry, much restored. A later stone erected to replace the cross.
Listed as the fragmentaly survival of a medieval cross base, of group value with the church.
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