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Market Cross

A Grade II Listed Building in Dunchurch, Warwickshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.337 / 52°20'13"N

Longitude: -1.2899 / 1°17'23"W

OS Eastings: 448476

OS Northings: 271233

OS Grid: SP484712

Mapcode National: GBR 7PL.JP7

Mapcode Global: VHCTX.LJF8

Entry Name: Market Cross

Listing Date: 6 October 1960

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1034938

English Heritage Legacy ID: 308682

Location: Dunchurch, Rugby, Warwickshire, CV22

County: Warwickshire

District: Rugby

Civil Parish: Dunchurch

Built-Up Area: Dunchurch

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire

Church of England Parish: Dunchurch St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Coventry

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Listing Text

DUNCHURCH THE GREEN
SP4871 (East side)
11/40 Market Cross
06/10/60
GV II
Market Cross. Base and steps medieval; upper part added 1813 as a milestone.
Restored 1953. Sandstone ashlar. Octagonal. 4 steps. Obelisk without top.
Central square section is inscribed 'TO LONDON 79 MILES TO HOLYHEAD 178 MILES''
Back has date. Square panel near top has relief of a stag.
(V.C,H.: Warwickshire, Vol.VI, p.79).


Listing NGR: SP4847671233

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