Church Cross In Churchyard Of St James' Church

Date:
30 Aug 1999
Location:
Church Cross In Churchyard Of St James' Church, Preston Road, Yeovil, South Somerset, Somerset
Reference:
IOE01/00104/17
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.

ST51NW YEOVIL CP PRESTON ROAD (North side) PRESTON PLUCKNETT

1/67 Church cross in churchyard of St James' Church

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Churchyard cross, possibly C15. Ham stone. The base remains in position a few metres from the South Transept, with the socket only 100mm above the soil, and somewhat worn. Shaft about 1.5 metres high, 325mm square at base; upper part octagonal, the chamfers simply terminated. (The head of the cross, with three figures, much worn, stored in glass case in the church). (Pooley, C; 'Old Crosses of Somerset' C1877).

Listing NGR: ST5347916220

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE\Haigh_Brian IOE Records for Haigh, Brian; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

Copyright IoE Mr Brian Haigh. Source Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Haigh, Brian

Rights Holder: Haigh, Brian

Keywords

Ham Hill Stone, Medieval Cross, Tudor Religious Ritual And Funerary, Church, Mixed Cemetery, Cemetery, Funerary Site