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

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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

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)

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 12 Oct 2001
Reference: IOE01/05402/06
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr David Clayton. Source Historic England Archive
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