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Cross on Parish Boundary 145 Metres South East of Junction with Macclesfield Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Macclesfield, Cheshire East

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.2729 / 53°16'22"N

Longitude: -2.1555 / 2°9'19"W

OS Eastings: 389725

OS Northings: 375110

OS Grid: SJ897751

Mapcode National: GBR FZDL.4G

Mapcode Global: WHBBG.VZRT

Entry Name: Cross on Parish Boundary 145 Metres South East of Junction with Macclesfield Road

Listing Date: 6 July 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1139575

English Heritage Legacy ID: 58366

Location: Cheshire East, SK10

County: Cheshire East

Civil Parish: Macclesfield

Built-Up Area: Macclesfield

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Prestbury St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

SJ 87 NE PRESTBURY C.P. PRESTBURY ROAD
(North Side)

5/200 Cross on parish
boundary 145m S.E. of
junction with
Macclesfield Road.

II

Pre-conquest cross: probably Cll but moved slightly when road widened
c.1935. Buff sandstone. 'Cross stands c. 1.3m high and has a tapering
circular shaft with a raised band just above half way. Above this 4
faces have been cut which may have traces of carving. The top is
broken off. See Trans.Lancs & Ches.Art.Soc. Vol. 56 p.119.
Part of this cross is in the former Macclesfield Urban District.


Listing NGR: SJ8972575110

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