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MARKET CROSS BESIDE SOUTH GATE TO CHURCH OF ST RICARIUS

List Entry Summary

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

Name: MARKET CROSS BESIDE SOUTH GATE TO CHURCH OF ST RICARIUS

List entry Number: 1135611

Location

MARKET CROSS BESIDE SOUTH GATE TO CHURCH OF ST RICARIUS, MAIN STREET

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

County:

District: Leeds

District Type: Metropolitan Authority

Parish: Aberford

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 03-Feb-1967

Date of most recent amendment: 03-Dec-1986

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 342226

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

ABERFORD MAIN STREET SE43NW LS25 (west side) 2/9 Market Cross beside south gate to Church 3.2.67 of St. Ricarius (Formerly listed as Market Cross)

GV II

Former market cross. Probably C17, relocated and restored in 1911. Magnesian limestone. Two circular steps, a square pedestal brought to an octagon, a shaft in 2 parts, square in section but with stop-chamfered corners, and a moulded square cap to a top with 4 arched faces, all these with carving (front and back faces have crosses, others are indecipherable); set into the bottom of the shaft, a lettered brass plaque stating that the cross was removed during plague in 1644, and restored by public subscription to commemorate the coronation of King George V in 1911.

Listing NGR: SE4332737127

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National Grid Reference: SE 43327 37127

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