This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.
We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?
Latitude: 51.0205 / 51°1'13"N
Longitude: -3.0512 / 3°3'4"W
OS Eastings: 326364
OS Northings: 125099
OS Grid: ST263250
Mapcode National: GBR M3.HWB9
Mapcode Global: FRA 46HF.33V
Entry Name: Remains of Churchyard Cross in Churchyard About 7 Metres South of Porch Church of St George
Listing Date: 25 February 1955
Last Amended: 21 February 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1060396
English Heritage Legacy ID: 270892
Location: Ruishton, Somerset West and Taunton, Somerset, TA3
District: Taunton Deane
Civil Parish: Ruishton
Built-Up Area: Ruishton
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
RUISHTON CP DRAKES CLOSE (West side)
1/101 Remains of churchyard cross in
churchyard, about 7 m south of
porch, Church of St George
(formerly listed as Churchyard
Remains of churchyard cross. Early C15, restored C18. Possibly Ham stone. Socket and base of shaft set on 2 later
square steps forming the calvary, octagonal socket with sunk panels of sculpture much eroded, south side possibly
representing the Virgin with deposed body of Christ, square angle shafts in corners with caps and bases, south west
shaft damaged; square shaft with angles worked to a fillet, broken just above a bracket supported on a face. (Pooley,
Old Crosses of Somerset, 1877).
Listing NGR: ST2636425099
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
Book cover links are generated automatically from the sources. They are not necessarily always correct, as book names at Amazon may not be quite the same as those used referenced in the text.
Source title links go to a search for the specified title at Amazon. Availability of the title is dependent on current publication status. You may also want to check AbeBooks, particularly for older titles.
Other nearby listed buildings