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Cross in Centre of Abbey Square

A Grade II Listed Building in Chester, Cheshire West and Chester

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Latitude: 53.1925 / 53°11'32"N

Longitude: -2.8917 / 2°53'30"W

OS Eastings: 340519

OS Northings: 366522

OS Grid: SJ405665

Mapcode National: GBR 7B.2S36

Mapcode Global: WH88F.K06X

Entry Name: Cross in Centre of Abbey Square

Listing Date: 10 January 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1376035

English Heritage Legacy ID: 470021

Location: Cheshire West and Chester, CH1

County: Cheshire West and Chester

Electoral Ward/Division: Chester City

Built-Up Area: Chester

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

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Listing Text


595-1/2/17 Cross in centre of Abbey Square


Cross. C19 on possibly earlier base. Red sandstone. Weathered
base, octagonal plinth with 2-stepped cap, tapering shaft of 8
stones, moulded square cornice and simple cross. The shaft is
reputed previously to have been a column of the City Exchange.
(Bennett F: Chester Cathedral: Chester: 1925-).

Listing NGR: SJ4051966522

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

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