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Cross Shaft on Green at Junction of Greenhill Road and High Street and Church Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Haxey, North Lincolnshire

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Latitude: 53.4902 / 53°29'24"N

Longitude: -0.8439 / 0°50'38"W

OS Eastings: 476800

OS Northings: 399896

OS Grid: SK768998

Mapcode National: GBR QXK2.2L

Mapcode Global: WHFFK.0JDQ

Plus Code: 9C5XF5R4+3C

Entry Name: Cross Shaft on Green at Junction of Greenhill Road and High Street and Church Street

Listing Date: 10 September 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1346724

English Heritage Legacy ID: 165161

Location: Haxey, North Lincolnshire, DN9

County: North Lincolnshire

Civil Parish: Haxey

Built-Up Area: Haxey

Traditional County: Lincolnshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lincolnshire

Church of England Parish: Haxey St Nicholas

Church of England Diocese: Lincoln

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Listing Text

(north side)

22/99 Cross shaft on green at
junction of Greenhill
Road and High Street -
Church Street


Cross shaft. Medieval, with late C19-C20 cap. Limestone ashlar. Drum
pedestal with square-section base and broach stops to octagonal top,
carrying tall chamfered square-section shaft with mid panel on east side
bearing painted relief carving of a shield with the Mowbray arms, a lion
rampant. Ogee stone cap. Overall height approximately 2 metres. The
Mowbrays were the medieval Lords of Haxey Manor. Known locally as the
"Mowbray Cross". W B Stonehouse, The History and Topography of The Isle of
Axholme, 1839, p 316.

Listing NGR: SK7680099896

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

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