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Latitude: 51.4816 / 51°28'53"N
Longitude: -3.2909 / 3°17'27"W
OS Eastings: 310456
OS Northings: 176634
OS Grid: ST104766
Mapcode National: GBR HS.KWFL
Mapcode Global: VH6FB.X132
Plus Code: 9C3RFPJ5+JM
Entry Name: Churchyard cross at Church of St George
Listing Date: 7 August 2002
Last Amended: 7 August 2002
Source ID: 26825
Building Class: Religious, Ritual and Funerary
Location: Standing to S of church.
County: Vale of Glamorgan
Community: St. Georges-super-Ely (Sain Siorys)
Community: St. Georges-super-Ely
Locality: St Georges Super Ely
Traditional County: Glamorgan
Medieval churchyard crosses served as stations for outdoor liturgical processions and to denote the sanctity of the cemetery for Christian burial.
Medieval churchyard cross. Three steps of roughly coursed rubble support a broached socket stone from which rises the narrow chamfered shaft and replaced head of Maltese format.
Listed as a mostly surviving medieval cross with steps; group value with the church.
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