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Market Cross

A Grade II Listed Building in Hillmorton, Warwickshire

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Latitude: 52.3581 / 52°21'29"N

Longitude: -1.2175 / 1°13'2"W

OS Eastings: 453387

OS Northings: 273623

OS Grid: SP533736

Mapcode National: GBR 8QT.50S

Mapcode Global: VHCTR.VZ7P

Entry Name: Market Cross

Listing Date: 11 October 1949

Last Amended: 3 September 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1035012

English Heritage Legacy ID: 308469

Location: Rugby, Warwickshire, CV21

County: Warwickshire

District: Rugby

Town: Rugby

Electoral Ward/Division: Hillmorton

Built-Up Area: Rugby

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire

Church of England Parish: Hillmorton St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Coventry

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Listing Text

(South Side)
Market Cross (Formerly
listed as Wayside Cross
under Upper Street)
SP 5373 13/9 11.10.49.


Medieval stone shaft on a chamfered and battered plinth standing on a roughly stepped
base. Market granted to Hillmorton 1265 and originally more important than Rugby
Market. Died out by mid C17. VCH, VI, pp 108, 109. AM.

Listing NGR: SP5320173646

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