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Latitude: 51.9965 / 51°59'47"N
Longitude: -0.9911 / 0°59'27"W
OS Eastings: 469365
OS Northings: 233601
OS Grid: SP693336
Mapcode National: GBR 9XQ.VMF
Mapcode Global: VHDT8.R2XS
Entry Name: Market Cross Remains in Old Churchyard
Listing Date: 3 April 1973
Last Amended: 21 November 1994
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1201376
English Heritage Legacy ID: 377148
Location: Buckingham, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire, MK18
District: Aylesbury Vale
Civil Parish: Buckingham
Built-Up Area: Buckingham
Traditional County: Buckinghamshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire
Church of England Parish: Buckingham
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
SP6933 CHURCH STREET
879-1/6/50 Market Cross remains in Old
(Formerly Listed as:
Remain of Market Cross in Old Parish
Stump of market cross. Medieval. Limestone. Square base with
shaped top corners. Square shaft with chamfered corners and
fleurons to chamfers. Cross originally stood in the Horse
Fair, West Street, on an open space nearly opposite Castle
House, remaining there until c1800, when removed to garden of
the Dun Cow, to serve as a pedestal for a sundial. Other moves
followed until it returned to Buckingham in 1858. It was
finally set up in the Old Churchyard, where it marks the site
of west door of medieval parish church, demolished 1775,
following second collapse of tower.
(Harrison JT: Historical Buckingham: Buckingham: 1909-: 71).
Listing NGR: SP6936533601
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