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Latitude: 50.6157 / 50°36'56"N
Longitude: -3.6542 / 3°39'14"W
OS Eastings: 283067
OS Northings: 80861
OS Grid: SX830808
Mapcode National: GBR QN.MNVF
Mapcode Global: FRA 377F.VLJ
Entry Name: Granite Trough About 8 Metres East of Vicarage Gatehouse
Listing Date: 3 July 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1097384
English Heritage Legacy ID: 84579
Location: Hennock, Teignbridge, Devon, TQ13
Civil Parish: Hennock
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Hennock St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
10/133 Granite trough about 8 metres
- east of Vicarage Gatehouse
Octagonal granite trough, believed to be the socket-stone of the medieval village
cross. The trough now has a shallow circular hollow on top with an outlet hole in
centre and another in front. It is supplied with water from a cast-iron pipe in the
Vicarage garden wall. In front of it is a granite cobbled pavement with a kerb of
large, roughly-shaped granite blocks.
Sources: R M Fulford in Transactions of Exeter Diocesan Architectural and
Archaeological Society, XIII, 1908, pp.150-1. E Masson Phillips in Transactions of
Devonshire Association, 1943, p.262.
Listing NGR: SX8306680861
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