BASE OF CROSS AT JUNCTION WITH B3151

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1176697

Date first listed: 17-Apr-1959

Statutory Address: BASE OF CROSS AT JUNCTION WITH B3151, COMPTON STREET

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: BASE OF CROSS AT JUNCTION WITH B3151, COMPTON STREET

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

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset (District Authority)

Parish: Compton Dundon

National Grid Reference: ST 48936 32889

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History

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Details

ST43SE COMPTON DUNDON CP COMPTON STREET (south side) COMPTON

1/60 Base of Cross at junction with B3151 17.4.59

- II

Base of Wayside Cross. Probably C14. Ham stone. Two C20 circular stone steps of 2 metres and 1.5 metres diameter, both 300mm high, replacing four earlier steps; fragment of a circular top step survives, about 1 metre diameter and 175mm high, above is the socket, about 700mm square by 250mm high, the corners deeply broached: only about 300mm of shaft survives, the remainder destroyed 'by some people in a drunken frolic' some time before 1877 (Pooley, Old Crosses of Somerset, 1877).

Listing NGR: ST4893632889

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 262865

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Pooley, C, An Historical and Descriptive Account of the Old Stone Crosses of Somerset, (1877)

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