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Churchyard Cross and Base About 20 Yards South of Chancel of Putley Parish Church

A Grade II* Listed Building in Putley, County of Herefordshire

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Latitude: 52.0356 / 52°2'8"N

Longitude: -2.5173 / 2°31'2"W

OS Eastings: 364613

OS Northings: 237593

OS Grid: SO646375

Mapcode National: GBR FV.FVLW

Mapcode Global: VH85Z.B32B

Plus Code: 9C4V2FPM+63

Entry Name: Churchyard Cross and Base About 20 Yards South of Chancel of Putley Parish Church

Listing Date: 6 March 1967

Last Amended: 4 December 1985

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1098968

English Heritage Legacy ID: 152829

ID on this website: 101098968

Location: Putley, County of Herefordshire, HR8

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Putley

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Putley (Unknown)

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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4/164 Churchyard cross and
base about 20 yards south
of Chancel of Putley Parish
6.3.67 Church (formerly listed as
Parish Church Churchyard Cross)


Churchyard cross with base and shaft. Possibly C14 with shaft restored and
shortened. Dressed sandstone. Octagonal base on three steps has ogee-
headed niche on west side and pyramidical stops bringing it to square plan
at the bottom. Base of shaft also has pyramidical stops. Head has figures
facing towards cardinal points viz Crucifixion to west; St Andrew to north,
Virgin and Child to east, and a bishop to the south. An important church-
yard cross in view of its surviving medieval figure sculpture (RCHM Vol II,
p 156).

Listing NGR: SO6461337593

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