Churchyard Cross on S side of St John's Church
A Grade II Listed Building in Castle (Castell), Cardiff
Latitude: 51.4806 / 51°28'50"N
Longitude: -3.1781 / 3°10'41"W
OS Eastings: 318287
OS Northings: 176398
OS Grid: ST182763
Mapcode National: GBR KJM.C6
Mapcode Global: VH6FD.V1RS
Entry Name: Churchyard Cross on S side of St John's Church
Listing Date: 19 May 1975
Last Amended: 30 April 1999
Source ID: 13675
Building Class: Religious, Ritual and Funerary
Location: To S of Church, near SE angle of S aisle.
Community: Castle (Castell)
Built-Up Area: Cardiff
Traditional County: Glamorgan
Restored medieval churchyard cross.
Ancient Churchyard cross. C19 steps support medieval socket and lower part of tapering octagonal shaft (upper part restored). Shaft supports weathered Medieval crucifixion and Saints.
Reasons for Listing
Medieval cross. Group value with St John's Church.
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