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Former Cross Base in St Matthew's Churchyard

A Grade II Listed Building in Stretford, Trafford

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Latitude: 53.4441 / 53°26'38"N

Longitude: -2.3109 / 2°18'39"W

OS Eastings: 379443

OS Northings: 394193

OS Grid: SJ794941

Mapcode National: GBR D2X.BC

Mapcode Global: WH98H.GPSJ

Plus Code: 9C5VCMVQ+JJ

Entry Name: Former Cross Base in St Matthew's Churchyard

Listing Date: 30 June 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1162750

English Heritage Legacy ID: 212969

Location: Stretford, Trafford, M32

County: Trafford

Electoral Ward/Division: Stretford

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Stretford

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Stretford St Matthew

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

Tagged with: Churchyard cross

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SJ 79 SE
(north-west side)
(SJ 7994 SW)
5/11 Former cross base
in St. Matthew's
Cross base, later used as a sundial base. Said to be of
Medieval origin. Roughly hewn stone. Cubic shape with
remains of sundial shaft at top and one side refaced and
inscribed in 1863 to commemorate its removal from the
junction of Chester Road and King Street.

Listing NGR: SJ7944394193

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