MARKET CROSS REMAINS IN OLD CHURCHYARD

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1201376
Date first listed:
03-Apr-1973
Date of most recent amendment:
21-Nov-1994
Statutory Address:
MARKET CROSS REMAINS IN OLD CHURCHYARD, CHURCH STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
MARKET CROSS REMAINS IN OLD CHURCHYARD, CHURCH STREET

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

County:
Buckinghamshire
District:
Aylesbury Vale (District Authority)
Parish:
Buckingham
National Grid Reference:
SP 69365 33601

Details

BUCKINGHAM

SP6933 CHURCH STREET 879-1/6/50 Market Cross remains in Old 03/04/73 Churchyard (Formerly Listed as: Remain of Market Cross in Old Parish Churchyard)

GV II

Stump of market cross. Medieval. Limestone. Square base with shaped top corners. Square shaft with chamfered corners and fleurons to chamfers. Cross originally stood in the Horse Fair, West Street, on an open space nearly opposite Castle House, remaining there until c1800, when removed to garden of the Dun Cow, to serve as a pedestal for a sundial. Other moves followed until it returned to Buckingham in 1858. It was finally set up in the Old Churchyard, where it marks the site of west door of medieval parish church, demolished 1775, following second collapse of tower. (Harrison JT: Historical Buckingham: Buckingham: 1909-: 71).

Listing NGR: SP6936533601

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
377148
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Harrison, J T , Historical Buckingham, (1909), 71

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: 15 May 2003
Reference: IOE01/10280/29
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Alistair F Nisbet. Source Historic England Archive
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