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Latitude: 51.7176 / 51°43'3"N
Longitude: -1.9683 / 1°58'6"W
OS Eastings: 402283
OS Northings: 202094
OS Grid: SP022020
Mapcode National: GBR 3QY.75X
Mapcode Global: VHB2Q.T3S4
Entry Name: High Cross
Listing Date: 23 July 1971
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1025086
English Heritage Legacy ID: 365476
Location: Cirencester, Cotswold, Gloucestershire, GL7
Civil Parish: Cirencester
Built-Up Area: Cirencester
Traditional County: Gloucestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire
Church of England Parish: Cirencester St John the Baptist
Church of England Diocese: Gloucester
WEST MARKET PLACE
Cross. Medieval on C15 base. Limestone. Cross on octagonal shaft with boss of carved decoration; square-section stone base enriched with pointed tracery and band of quatrefoils, and with a double-chamfered top.
Removed from Market Place in C18 because of its delapidated condition and placed in Cirencester Park. Re-erected on present site in 1927.
Welsford J: Cirencester: A History and Guide: Gloucester: 1987, p.46-49;
The Buildings of England: Verey D: Gloucestershire: The Cotswolds: London: 1970, p.175.
Listing NGR: SP0228302094
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