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Latitude: 51.9541 / 51°57'14"N
Longitude: -1.2781 / 1°16'41"W
OS Eastings: 449704
OS Northings: 228646
OS Grid: SP497286
Mapcode National: GBR 7V8.FP6
Mapcode Global: VHCWV.S4NT
Entry Name: Churchyard Cross Approximately 12 Metres North of Church of St James
Listing Date: 26 February 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1225734
English Heritage Legacy ID: 422196
Location: Somerton, Cherwell, Oxfordshire, OX25
Civil Parish: Somerton
Built-Up Area: Somerton
Traditional County: Oxfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire
Church of England Parish: Somerton
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
SOMERTON CHURCH STREET
SP42NE (South side)
2/80 Churchyard cross approx. 12m N
of Church of St James
Churchyard cross. Medieval. Marlstone and limestone. Octagonal limestone shaft,
approximately 1.5 metres high, rises from a square base, standing on a square
4-step marlstone plinth, the lowest step of which has a deep chamfered nosing.
The head of the cross has almost indecipherable carvings on all 4 faces, and the
top corners of the base are carved with heads.
(Buildings of England: Oxfordshire: p768)
Listing NGR: SP4970428645
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