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MARKET CROSS REMAINS IN OLD CHURCHYARD

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 REMAINS IN OLD CHURCHYARD

List entry Number: 1201376

Location

MARKET CROSS REMAINS IN OLD CHURCHYARD, CHURCH STREET

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

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Aylesbury Vale

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Buckingham

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 03-Apr-1973

Date of most recent amendment: 21-Nov-1994

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 377148

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List entry Description

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History

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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

Selected Sources

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

National Grid Reference: SP 69365 33601

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