View of the Poultry Cross on the junction of Silver Street and Minster Street, seen from the south east

Date:
1940 - 1949
Location:
Poultry Cross, Silver Street, Salisbury, Wiltshire
Reference:
AA48/05566
Type:
Photograph (Negative)

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Description

View of the Poultry Cross, an hexagonal arched shelter which dates to the 14th century. In the centre is a single stone shaft with a stone bench at the base which carries on up through the roof. Each arch has a pinnacled niche over the centre, and a pinnacles over the piers. Behind the cross are shop fronts which back onto Minster Street on the left, and BUtchers Row on the right.

Content

This is part of the Series: EMB01/01 Negatives taken by Mrs E M Booty; within the Collection: EMB01 Mrs E M Booty Collection

Rights

© Historic England Archive

People & Organisations

Photographer: Booty, E M

Keywords

Medieval Cross