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Latitude: 53.454 / 53°27'14"N
Longitude: -1.2978 / 1°17'51"W
OS Eastings: 446729
OS Northings: 395474
OS Grid: SK467954
Mapcode National: GBR MXCH.TK
Mapcode Global: WHDDD.1F9Z
Entry Name: St Leonards Cross Situated Approximately 22 Metres to South East of Church of St Leonard
Listing Date: 21 August 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1192480
English Heritage Legacy ID: 335546
Location: Thrybergh, Rotherham, S65
Civil Parish: Thrybergh
Built-Up Area: Rotherham
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Thrybergh St Leonard
Church of England Diocese: Sheffield
SK49NE THRYBERGH DONCASTER ROAD
(west side, off)
6/37 St. Leonard's Cross
22 metres to south-east
of Church of St. Leonard
Cross shaft. Probably late C12-early C13, resited C20. Magnesian
limestone, now set in sandstone plinth. Approximately 1.3 metres
high and 33cm by 24cm at the base. West face carved in relief has,
at its base, a figure holding an open book beneath a pointed arch.
Above, a crudely carved animal and the legs of another figure now
truncated by the irregularly broken top. Rear: acanthus foliage
to each side of a central shaft. Left return: ring twist with pellets.
Right return: acanthus foliage in an irregular scroll.
P. F. Ryder, Saxon Churches in South Yorkshire, County Archaeology
Monograph No 2, 1982, pp120-121.
Listing NGR: SK4672995474
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