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Cross base and shaft in Churchyard of St. Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Newbold Astbury, Cheshire East

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Latitude: 53.1509 / 53°9'3"N

Longitude: -2.2316 / 2°13'53"W

OS Eastings: 384608

OS Northings: 361555

OS Grid: SJ846615

Mapcode National: GBR 12J.DN5

Mapcode Global: WHBC6.P2J8

Plus Code: 9C5V5Q29+99

Entry Name: Cross base and shaft in Churchyard of St. Mary

Listing Date: 26 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1138741

English Heritage Legacy ID: 56528

Also known as: Standing cross in St Mary's churchyard

ID on this website: 101138741

Location: St Mary's Church, Astbury, Cheshire East, Cheshire, CW12

County: Cheshire East

Civil Parish: Newbold Astbury

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Astbury St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Chester

Tagged with: Sundial Churchyard cross

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Cross base and shaft in Churchyard of St. Mary

Cross-base, now sundial. C16. Yellow sandstone ashlar. Two octagonal steps rising to an C18 octagonal pillar for a sundial with end stops to the base and a moulded capital. To the top is a circular copper plate inscribed Jas. Green Fecit. This is missing its gnomon.

Listing NGR: SJ8460261561

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