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War Memorial Cross in Forecourt of Ripon College

A Grade II Listed Building in Cuddesdon, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.7244 / 51°43'27"N

Longitude: -1.1338 / 1°8'1"W

OS Eastings: 459928

OS Northings: 203206

OS Grid: SP599032

Mapcode National: GBR 8ZH.VK5

Mapcode Global: VHCXX.9XGG

Entry Name: War Memorial Cross in Forecourt of Ripon College

Listing Date: 25 October 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1047716

English Heritage Legacy ID: 246398

Location: Cuddesdon and Denton, South Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX44

County: Oxfordshire

District: South Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Cuddesdon and Denton

Built-Up Area: Cuddesdon

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Cuddesdon

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

5/10 War Memorial Cross in
forecourt of Ripon College

War memorial. Circa 1920. Limestone. Square stone plinth with Latin
inscription on three sides, 2 steps, base with broach-stops and a narrow
octagonal shaft. Elaborate stone head with crocketted spirelet has 4
canopied niches with carved scenes: east - Crucifixion with the Virgin Mary
and St John; south - St Michael and dragon; west - Virgin and child; north -
St George and dragon. Each is supported by angels holding shields.
Commemorates alumni of Cuddesdon Theological college killed during the First
World War.

Listing NGR: SP5992803206

This List entry has been amended to add sources for War Memorials Online and the War Memorials Register. These sources were not used in the compilation of this List entry but are added here as a guide for further reading, 27 July 2017.

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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