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Latitude: 52.9313 / 52°55'52"N
Longitude: -1.2739 / 1°16'26"W
OS Eastings: 448903
OS Northings: 337350
OS Grid: SK489373
Mapcode National: GBR 7GG.8R5
Mapcode Global: WHDGX.DLM3
Entry Name: Anglo Saxon Cross 50 Metres East of Church of St Helen
Listing Date: 14 April 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1278059
English Heritage Legacy ID: 429336
Location: Stapleford, Broxtowe, Nottinghamshire, NG9
Civil Parish: Stapleford
Built-Up Area: Stapleford
Traditional County: Nottinghamshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Nottinghamshire
Church of England Parish: Stapleford
Church of England Diocese: Southwell and Nottingham
SK 43 NE BEESTON AND STAPLEFORD CHURCH STREET
1/15 Anglo Saxon cross
50M east of Church
of St. Helen
Anglo Saxon cross. C11. Ashlar with dressed stone base.
Tapered square base with spiked iron railing, c.1820. Tapered
square shaft with interlace decoration and carving of angel and
serpent. Lead cap. Approx. 3M high. This cross was restored
and re-sited in 1760, restored in 1820, and again re-sited in
1928. Said to be 'by far the most important pre-Conquest
monument in Notts.' (Pevsner). Also a Scheduled Ancient
Monument, County No.6. Refs: Pevsner, p.336. Graham, S. A
Guide to the Church of St. Helen, Stapleford.
Listing NGR: SK4890337350
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