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Ludgershall Cross and railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Ludgershall, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.2569 / 51°15'24"N

Longitude: -1.6223 / 1°37'20"W

OS Eastings: 426454

OS Northings: 150925

OS Grid: SU264509

Mapcode National: GBR 60N.4NH

Mapcode Global: VHC2H.TNQV

Plus Code: 9C3W794H+Q3

Entry Name: Ludgershall Cross and railings

Listing Date: 27 May 1964

Last Amended: 13 June 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1285114

English Heritage Legacy ID: 312447

Location: Ludgershall, Wiltshire, SP11

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Ludgershall

Built-Up Area: Ludgershall

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Ludgershall St James

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

SU 25 SE
(east side)
9/238 Ludgershall Cross and railings
(formerly listed as 'The Cross')

Village cross and enclosing railings. c1300 and 1897. The Cross,
scheduled ancient monument Wilts No 301, of limestone, comprising
two steps and base block carrying the lowest section of an
elaborately carved cross shaft, much weathered, with scenes of the
Ascension, the Descent from the Cross, the three Maries, and the
briefing of the Apostles. The cross is set on a brick base and
enclosed in wrought iron railings with frieze and crestings, ending
in a crown on corner stanchions, and cross on each centre

Listing NGR: SU2645950927

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

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