The Butter Cross

Date:
7 Jul 2000
Location:
The Butter Cross, Market Place, Castle Combe, North Wiltshire, Wiltshire, SN14 7HT
Reference:
IOE01/02537/36
Type:
Photograph (Digital)

Description

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

CASTLE COMBE MARKET PLACE ST 8477 6/114 The Butter Cross

GV II

Stone steps, later C19 using old masonry, 2 high rubble stone steps serving as plinth to top section made up of Perpendicular style window head in two blocks, infilled below. Also known as Weavers Steps. The top section reputedly from demolished gatehouse to north of The Old Rectory (q.v.). Structure said to mark Manor boundary. (E. Cruse: Castle Combe, 1965 P.85).

Listing NGR: ST8419977188

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE01/0410 IOE Records taken by Peter Clark; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

© Mr Peter Clark. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Clark, Peter

Rights Holder: Clark, Peter

Keywords

Rubble, Stone, Victorian Steps, Transport, Pedestrian Transport Site, Boundary Marker, Monument <By Form>, Boundary

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