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Malpas Cross

A Grade II Listed Building in Malpas, Cheshire West and Chester

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.0201 / 53°1'12"N

Longitude: -2.7656 / 2°45'55"W

OS Eastings: 348743

OS Northings: 347247

OS Grid: SJ487472

Mapcode National: GBR 7H.FLQZ

Mapcode Global: WH898.HC93

Entry Name: Malpas Cross

Listing Date: 1 March 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1130596

English Heritage Legacy ID: 55597

Location: Malpas, Cheshire West and Chester, SY14

County: Cheshire West and Chester

Civil Parish: Malpas

Built-Up Area: Malpas

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Malpas St Oswald

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

MALPAS C.P. THE CROSS
SJ 44 NE
2/54 Malpas Cross
1/3/1967
GV II
Cross, base medieval, cross 1873, of red sandstone. The octagonal
base, on sloping ground, has 7 steps to High Street and 5 and 4 on its
sides to Church Street. Octagonal monument, on 2 stone steps in C14
style, has a gabled niche to each side and a crocketed spire
surmounted by a cross. Stiff-leaf ornament; cusped niche arches,
mouchettes and quatrefoils. Inscribed IN MEMORY OF THE REVEREND
AUGUSTUS THURLOW M.A. CHANCELLOR OF THE DIOCESE OF CHESTER AND FOR 33
YEARS RECTOR OF THE UPPER MEDIETY OF MALPAS (which had 2 Rectors).
BORN JULY 3rd 1802, DIED JULY 5th 1873: ERECTED BY HIS CHILDREN.


Listing NGR: SJ4874247247

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