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Latitude: 51.0191 / 51°1'8"N
Longitude: -2.8494 / 2°50'57"W
OS Eastings: 340518
OS Northings: 124760
OS Grid: ST405247
Mapcode National: GBR MC.J5Y0
Mapcode Global: FRA 46XF.9R3
Entry Name: Churchyard Cross in Churchyard of Church of St Catherine
Listing Date: 17 April 1959
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1236539
English Heritage Legacy ID: 264340
Location: Drayton, South Somerset, Somerset, TA10
District: South Somerset
Civil Parish: Drayton
Built-Up Area: Drayton
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
ST4024 DRAYTON CP CHURCH STREET (North side)
7/20 Churchyard Cross in churchyard of
Church of St. Catherine
Churchyard cross. C15, recut and altered C17. Dressed stone. Base of 3 octagonal steps with dripmoulds, massive square
socket with broaches and an octagonal upper bed; tapering shaft, square on plan, capped by a ball finial, cut down from
its original height, south face enriched with a sculpture of St Michael with sword and shield in the act of vanquishing
the Dragon. The figure stands under a canopied niche upon a bracket, which is supported by 2 small carved figures of
priests in canonicals. (Pooley C, Old Crosses of Somerset, 1877; Pevsner N, Buildings of England, South and West
Listing NGR: ST4051824758
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