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Churchyard Cross, 7 Metres North of Nave, Church of St Mary

A Grade II* Listed Building in Holford, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1629 / 51°9'46"N

Longitude: -3.2076 / 3°12'27"W

OS Eastings: 315656

OS Northings: 141101

OS Grid: ST156411

Mapcode National: GBR LW.755J

Mapcode Global: VH6GY.C14B

Entry Name: Churchyard Cross, 7 Metres North of Nave, Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 16 November 1984

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1345684

English Heritage Legacy ID: 265150

Location: Holford, Somerset West and Taunton, Somerset, TA5

County: Somerset

District: West Somerset

Civil Parish: Holford

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Description

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HOLFORD CP
Churchyard Cross, 7 metres North of nave, Church of St. Mary

GV
II*

Churchyard cross. Late C13, restored C19. Sandstone. Square calvary of one step, squared and coursed masonry,
broached plinth surmounted by octagonal shaft with attached sculptural group on West facade. The shaft was originally
designed to take a slightly larger piece and what remains appears to represent the lower part of a ran carrying a
cross. The shaft is surmounted by an abacus cap and the cross is missing. (Pooley, Old Crosses of Somerset, 1877).

Listing NGR: ST1565641101

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