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Latitude: 51.1602 / 51°9'36"N
Longitude: -3.3208 / 3°19'14"W
OS Eastings: 307735
OS Northings: 140931
OS Grid: ST077409
Mapcode National: GBR LR.70KH
Mapcode Global: VH6GW.D39F
Entry Name: Remains of Market Cross, Opposite Egremont Hotel
Listing Date: 22 May 1969
Last Amended: 21 December 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1345670
English Heritage Legacy ID: 264969
Location: Williton, Somerset West and Taunton, Somerset, TA4
Civil Parish: Williton
Built-Up Area: Williton
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
ST0740 WILLITON CP BANK STREET (South side)
10/205 Remains of Market Cross, opposite
(formerly listed in Priest Street)
Shown on OS map at corner of Egremont Hotel, some 20 metres to the South but now resited. Market cross. C14. Red
sandstone. Square socket with broached corners, remains of tapering octagonal shaft with similar broaches, much eroded;
in all about one metre high. Pooley illustrates it with a carved stone capping, reputed to belong to the original
cross; this same piece of capping was at time of survey (December 1983) lying to the North East of Washford Mission
Church, Old Cleeve CP. Scheduled Ancient Monument (Somerset County No 247). (Pooley, Old Crosses of Somerset, 1877).
Listing NGR: ST0773340931
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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