VILLAGE CROSS (AT JUNCTION WITH HOLYWELL LANE AND MALTBY LANE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1151524

Date first listed: 05-Jun-1968

Statutory Address: HOLYWELL LANE

Statutory Address: MALTBY LANE

Statutory Address: VILLAGE CROSS (AT JUNCTION WITH HOLYWELL LANE AND MALTBY LANE, HIGH STREET

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: HOLYWELL LANE

Statutory Address: MALTBY LANE

Statutory Address: VILLAGE CROSS (AT JUNCTION WITH HOLYWELL LANE AND MALTBY LANE, HIGH STREET

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

District: Doncaster (Metropolitan Authority)

Parish: Braithwell

National Grid Reference: SK 53088 94435

Summary

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

BRAITHWELL HIGH STREET SK59SW (south end)

8/2 Village Cross (at 5.6.68 junction with Holywell Lane and Maltby Lane)

GV II

Village cross. Medieval, restored 1887 and 1953. Magnesian limestone. Square plinth of 3 steps, the lower step chamfered and inscribed 'ERECTED ABOUT AD 1191 / RESTORED AD 1887 THE / JUBILEE YEAR OF / QUEEN VICTORIA'. Square cross base with projecting band, inscription 'IICICI' and stone plaque inscribed 'This cross was erected to commemorate/The freeing from bondage of/KING RICHARD I circa 1191 / Restored in the Coronation year of / Her Majesty QUEEN ELIZABETH II / 1953'; half-pyramidal corner stops; inscription in Norman French translates 'Jesu, the son of Mary, remember our King and deliver him I pray' (Miller, p247). Stump of shaft. Set in iron-railed enclosure at important village site. E. Miller, The History and Antiquities of Doncaster, lB04,

Listing NGR: SK5308894435

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 334777

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Miller, E , The History and Antiquities of Doncaster, (1804)

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