The Village Cross, 35 Metres North Of Church Of Saint Peter And Saint Paul

Date:
19 Oct 1999
Location:
The Village Cross, 35 Metres North Of Church Of Saint Peter And Saint Paul, Muchelney, South Somerset, Somerset
Reference:
IOE01/00037/22
Type:
Photograph (Digital)
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Description

This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

MUCHELNEY CP ST42SW 8/226 - The Village Cross, 35 metres north of Church of SS. Peter and Paul 17.4.59 GV II

Village cross. Restored in 1840s, possibly incorporating medieval base. Ham stone. Octagonal base of 3 steps with moulded nosings on lias stone plinth; plain panelled octagonal base, tapered shaft with moulded base and incised decoration, gabletted top surmounted by a fleur-de-lys cross. Restored by Walter Long, Lord of the Manor (Pooley, Old Crosses of Somerset, 1877).

Listing NGR: ST4290024950

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE\Slocombe_Graham IOE Records for Slocombe, Graham; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

Copyright IoE Mr Graham Slocombe. Source Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Slocombe, Graham

Rights Holder: Slocombe, Graham

Keywords

Ham Hill Stone, Lias, Medieval Village Cross, Tudor Religious Ritual And Funerary, Elizabethan Cross