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Bowden, Market Cross

A Category C Listed Building in Bowden, Scottish Borders

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.5663 / 55°33'58"N

Longitude: -2.7086 / 2°42'31"W

OS Eastings: 355407

OS Northings: 630521

OS Grid: NT554305

Mapcode National: GBR 94J2.DG

Mapcode Global: WH7WX.CCD4

Entry Name: Bowden, Market Cross

Listing Date: 23 June 2003

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 330202

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB24

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Bowden

County: Scottish Borders

Electoral Ward: Selkirkshire

Parish: Bowden

Traditional County: Roxburghshire

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Description

Late 16th century market cross restored as War Memorial circa 1920. 2-stage stepped square plinth with bronze plaque worded 'RESTORED FOR THE MEN OF THE PARISH WHO FELL IN THE WAR 1914-1919', and surmounted by original stop-chamfered base, inscribed octagonal shaft with thistle-carved band and original cross-head.

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