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Latitude: 50.9608 / 50°57'39"N
Longitude: -2.3788 / 2°22'43"W
OS Eastings: 373492
OS Northings: 118002
OS Grid: ST734180
Mapcode National: GBR 0WH.RDN
Mapcode Global: FRA 56XK.T7R
Entry Name: Market Cross
Listing Date: 4 October 1960
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1153032
English Heritage Legacy ID: 102344
Location: Stalbridge, North Dorset, Dorset, DT10
District: North Dorset
Civil Parish: Stalbridge
Built-Up Area: Stalbridge
Traditional County: Dorset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
Church of England Parish: Stalbridge St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
ST 7317 STALBRIDGE HIGH STREET (EAST SIDE)
7/30 Market Cross
Market Cross. Second half of C15. Cross head C20. Stone 3-step octagonal
base. Square plinth with three-quarters detached square columns in each
corner with moulded bases and capitals. Central panels with carving too
worn to be intelligible. Tapering octagonal shaft starting as square in the
base with the corners turning into attached pinnacles which terminate in finials.
To the west is a weathered carving of a figure standing on an animal under
a canopy with a floriate finial. Scheduled as an ancient monument. "RCHM,
Dorset, Vol III", HMSO, 1970, p249, no. 2; Hutchins John "The History and
Antiquities of the County of Dorset", Third ed. 1868, reprint by EP, 1973.
Vol iii, p670. Newman J and Pevsner N "The Buildings of England: Dorset",
Penguin, 1972, p396.
Listing NGR: ST7349218002
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