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Cross and Stepped Base East of Path to South Porch of Church of St John the Baptist

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

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Latitude: 53.1288 / 53°7'43"N

Longitude: -2.8698 / 2°52'11"W

OS Eastings: 341898

OS Northings: 359429

OS Grid: SJ418594

Mapcode National: GBR 7B.6Z9R

Mapcode Global: WH88M.WMM6

Entry Name: Cross and Stepped Base East of Path to South Porch of Church of St John the Baptist

Listing Date: 2 November 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1135991

English Heritage Legacy ID: 55210

Location: Aldford and Saighton, Cheshire West and Chester, CH3

County: Cheshire West and Chester

Civil Parish: Aldford and Saighton

Built-Up Area: Aldford

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Aldford St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

SJ 45 NW
6/15

ALDFORD C.P.
CHURCH LANE
(North side)

Cross and Stepped Base East of Path to South Porch of Church of St John the Baptist


II

GV

Base of 4 steps, probably medieval, and cross, 1901. Red sandstone.
The base carries a restored plinth on which the cross stands. The
shaft of the cross bears two brass plaques, one inscribed with the
Apostles Creed, the other "To the honour and glory of God and in pious
memory of Hugh Lupus, Duke of Westminster. This ancient cross is
restored by some who loved him, 1901". The head of the cross bears a
carving of Christ crucified.


Listing NGR: SJ 41898 59429

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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