BARTON CROSS

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1073555
Date first listed:
13-Jan-1986
Statutory Address:
BARTON CROSS, BARTON LANE

Map

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Location

Statutory Address:
BARTON CROSS, BARTON LANE

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:
Lancashire
District:
Preston (District Authority)
Parish:
Barton
National Grid Reference:
SD 53500 37332

Details

SD 53 NW BARTON BARTON LANE

4/3 Barton Cross

II

Re-erected cross, dated 1901, on base of former cross which may be late medieval. Base c.2 metres square, of large slabs, a large cubic block (probably part of a cheese press) with a tapered block on top of it forming the pedestal to a simple stone cross. On the base on the north side of the pedestal is a square stone with hollowed centre which may be the footstone for the original shaft. The pedestal is lettered on the north side, stating that the cross was re-erected by Councillor R. Myerscough of Preston in 1901. The item is sited at the junction of an old track on a north-south axis.

Listing NGR: SD5350037332

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
185850
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

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