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Former Market Cross in Churchyard, Church of St Mark

A Grade II* Listed Building in Highbridge, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.2264 / 51°13'34"N

Longitude: -2.8886 / 2°53'18"W

OS Eastings: 338049

OS Northings: 147838

OS Grid: ST380478

Mapcode National: GBR MB.3200

Mapcode Global: VH7D5.WF9Q

Plus Code: 9C3V64G6+GH

Entry Name: Former Market Cross in Churchyard, Church of St Mark

Listing Date: 31 May 1985

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1252188

English Heritage Legacy ID: 435145

Location: Mark, Sedgemoor, Somerset, TA9

County: Somerset

Civil Parish: Mark

Built-Up Area: Mark

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


9/118 Former Market Cross in
churchyard, Church of St Wart


Former market cross. Probably C15, restored 1749 and 1853. Dressed stone. Three steps, forming a base square on plan,
surmounted by a socket with broaches and a tapering shaft terminating in a square conical finial with a small iron cross
fixed in it, on the South side of the socket inscibed:- "SILVESTER KEEN, DAVID SULLY,CHURCHWARDENS, 1749";
and on the North side:- "REBUILT 1853. THOMAS MAYNE, GEORGE COOK HUTSON, CHURCH WARDENS." (Pooley, Old Crosses of Somerset,

Listing NGR: ST3804847839

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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