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Latitude: 50.7266 / 50°43'35"N
Longitude: -3.9964 / 3°59'46"W
OS Eastings: 259191
OS Northings: 93782
OS Grid: SX591937
Mapcode National: GBR Q2.HK8Q
Mapcode Global: FRA 27J5.0XB
Entry Name: Fice's Well and Cross
Listing Date: 7 September 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1326304
English Heritage Legacy ID: 94339
Location: Okehampton Hamlets, West Devon, Devon, EX20
District: West Devon
Civil Parish: Okehampton Hamlets
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Okehampton All Saints
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
SX 59 SE
9/96 Fice's Well and Cross
Holy well and adjoining cross. Medieval. The well has rubble containing walls and
has been recently covered with rough granite slabs. The cross is likely originally
to have been taller but is now a short Greek cross of roughly hewn granite with an
inscribed Greek Cross on its front face.
Crossing quotes an old tradition that the cross was brought to the well from the
medieval chapel of St. Michael at the nearby Halstock which seems to have
disappeared as early as the C15 or C16.
Source: Dartmoor Crosses - F. H. Starkey
Listing NGR: SX5919193782
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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