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Latitude: 50.7054 / 50°42'19"N
Longitude: -3.2888 / 3°17'19"W
OS Eastings: 309088
OS Northings: 90320
OS Grid: SY090903
Mapcode National: GBR P7.45FX
Mapcode Global: FRA 4706.SNX
Entry Name: Churchyard Cross Approximately 3 Metres South of Chancel of Church of St Gregory
Listing Date: 26 May 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1203552
English Heritage Legacy ID: 352380
Location: Newton Poppleford and Harpford, East Devon, Devon, EX10
District: East Devon
Civil Parish: Newton Poppleford and Harpford
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Harpford St Gregory the Great
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
SY 09 SE NEWTON POPPLEFORD HARPFORD
4/58 Churchyard cross approximately
- 3 metres south of chancel of
church of St Gregory
Churchyard cross. Part of shaft is probably C15 but the rest is 1913 restoration-
work by Hems of Exeter. Granite. Plain Latin cross standing approximately 3 metres
high. The edges are chamfered and only a piece approximately 750 mm in the gently
tapering shaft is medieval. The socket stone forms the top of 3 octagonal steps at
the base. The middle step includes some biblical quotation inscribed in medieval-
The cross was restored in memory of A M Toplady, author of the hymn "Rock of Ages"
and Vicar of Harpford and Venn Ottery 1866-68.
Listing NGR: SY0908890320
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