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Preaching Cross 7 Metres South of Parish Church

A Grade II Listed Building in Silverton, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.8151 / 50°48'54"N

Longitude: -3.4823 / 3°28'56"W

OS Eastings: 295669

OS Northings: 102777

OS Grid: SS956027

Mapcode National: GBR LJ.XTX6

Mapcode Global: FRA 36LY.94H

Entry Name: Preaching Cross 7 Metres South of Parish Church

Listing Date: 5 April 1966

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1106630

English Heritage Legacy ID: 95449

Location: Silverton, Mid Devon, Devon, EX5

County: Devon

District: Mid Devon

Civil Parish: Silverton

Built-Up Area: Silverton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Silverton St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SILVERTON SILVERTON
SS 90 SE
7/264 Preaching Cross 7 metres south of
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5.4.66 Parish Church
GV II
Preaching cross, the upper part of the shaft and lantern head missing. C15.
Volcanic trap. Plinth with hollow chamfer; 2 tall steps above, all octagonal.
Square socket stone, shouldered, with a quatrefoil to each face. Shaft, square, in a
canopied niche, survives on the west side.
Described by Masson-Philips, Trans. Devonshire Association, 70 (1938), 324.


Listing NGR: SS9566902777

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