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Base of churchyard cross in St Mellons churchyard

A Grade II Listed Building in Old St. Mellons (Hen Laneirwg), Cardiff

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Latitude: 51.5258 / 51°31'32"N

Longitude: -3.1134 / 3°6'48"W

OS Eastings: 322857

OS Northings: 181353

OS Grid: ST228813

Mapcode National: GBR KZ3.T0

Mapcode Global: VH6F1.ZXG6

Plus Code: 9C3RGVGP+8M

Entry Name: Base of churchyard cross in St Mellons churchyard

Listing Date: 10 June 1977

Last Amended: 31 August 2000

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 13864

Building Class: Religious, Ritual and Funerary

Location: In the SE corner of the churchyard near the foot of the slope.

County: Cardiff

Town: Cardiff

Community: Old St. Mellons (Hen Laneirwg)

Community: Old St. Mellons

Locality: St Mellons

Built-Up Area: Cardiff

Traditional County: Monmouthshire

Tagged with: Scheduled monument Churchyard cross

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Later medieval.


Weathered octagonal stone shaft about one metre high, broached and stopped on four sides at its base; square socket stone.

Reasons for Listing

Included as a vestigial medieval churchyard cross for group value with the church and other listed items in St Mellons churchyard.

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