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Market Cross

A Grade II Listed Building in Bingham, Nottinghamshire

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Latitude: 52.9523 / 52°57'8"N

Longitude: -0.9519 / 0°57'6"W

OS Eastings: 470513

OS Northings: 339952

OS Grid: SK705399

Mapcode National: GBR BLH.S75

Mapcode Global: WHFJ6.B2Y0

Entry Name: Market Cross

Listing Date: 14 November 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1258960

English Heritage Legacy ID: 241760

Location: Bingham, Rushcliffe, Nottinghamshire, NG13

County: Nottinghamshire

District: Rushcliffe

Civil Parish: Bingham

Built-Up Area: Bingham

Traditional County: Nottinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Nottinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Bingham

Church of England Diocese: Southwell and Nottingham

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Listing Text

SK 7039
12/17 Market Cross


Monumental Market Cross. 1861. Probably by T.C. Hine. In memory
of John Hassall. Gothic revival style. Sandstone ashlar with
octagonal Westmorland slate roof. Octagonal plan. 8 bay arcade
with round piers, moulded capitals and bases and moulded pointed
arches. Spandrels contain quatrefoils with monograms.
Ballflower ornament. Moulded eaves with leaf carving and incised
text. "This Market Cross has been re-built in affectionate
remembrance of John Hassall of Shelford by his Friends and
Neighbours. An.Dmi MDCCCLXI. To be beloved is better than All
Bargains." Octagonal lantern has quatrefoil windows, lead roof
with 4 gabled and crested lucarnes, and elaborate finial cross.

Listing NGR: SK7051339952

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

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