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Cross Base and Stocks

A Grade II Listed Building in Swineshead, Lincolnshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.9453 / 52°56'43"N

Longitude: -0.1592 / 0°9'33"W

OS Eastings: 523784

OS Northings: 340244

OS Grid: TF237402

Mapcode National: GBR HVC.8K9

Mapcode Global: WHHLV.J7DD

Plus Code: 9C4XWRWR+48

Entry Name: Cross Base and Stocks

Listing Date: 19 November 1951

Last Amended: 5 April 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1276887

English Heritage Legacy ID: 408240

Location: Swineshead, Boston, Lincolnshire, PE20

County: Lincolnshire

Civil Parish: Swineshead

Built-Up Area: Swineshead

Traditional County: Lincolnshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lincolnshire

Church of England Parish: Swineshead St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Lincoln

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Description


TF 24 SW SWINESHEAD MARKET PLACE
4/82 Cross base and
19.11.51 stocks (formerly listed
as Market Cross and Stocks)
G.V. II

Cross base and stocks. C14 and C18. Limestone ashlar and
timber. Square base, with 3 steps to base of cross only. To the
south are set the wooden stocks, 2 posts and a panel containing 2
sets of holes. Swineshead weekly market was of great importance
until the seventeenth century and an annual October fair is still
held.


Listing NGR: TF2378440244

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