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Village Cross

A Grade II Listed Building in Shillingford St. George, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.6812 / 50°40'52"N

Longitude: -3.5516 / 3°33'5"W

OS Eastings: 290472

OS Northings: 87990

OS Grid: SX904879

Mapcode National: GBR P0.SL9M

Mapcode Global: FRA 37G8.L54

Entry Name: Village Cross

Listing Date: 30 June 1961

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1309081

English Heritage Legacy ID: 85520

Location: Shillingford St. George, Teignbridge, Devon, EX2

County: Devon

District: Teignbridge

Civil Parish: Shillingford St. George

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Shillingford St George

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SX 98 NW SHILLINGFORD SHILLINGFORD ST GEORGE
ST GEORGE

4/102 Village Cross

30.6.61

- II

Re-erected cross. Medieval crosshead and part of shaft, re-erected on later base.
Brecchia. Tapering chamfered shaft and crosspiece. Masson Phillips states that
the cross was brought from a garden in Shillingford Abbot, a hamlet connected with
Torre Abbey. After a period of time in the churchyard it was re-erected on its
present site as a war memorial. Masson Phillips, E.N., "The Ancient Stone Crosses
of Devon: Part II" T.D.A., 70 (1938), p.330.


Listing NGR: SX9047287990


This List entry has been amended to add the source for War Memorials Online. This source was not used in the compilation of this List entry but is added here as a guide for further reading, 27 October 2017.

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