COUGHTON CROSS AND ATTACHED RAILINGS

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1355382

Date first listed: 01-Feb-1967

Statutory Address: COUGHTON CROSS AND ATTACHED RAILINGS, BIRMINGHAM ROAD

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: COUGHTON CROSS AND ATTACHED RAILINGS, BIRMINGHAM ROAD

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

County: Warwickshire

District: Stratford-on-Avon (District Authority)

Parish: Coughton

National Grid Reference: SP0803060326

Summary

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

COUGHTON BIRMINGHAM ROAD SP06SE (East side) 1/156 01/02/67 Coughton Cross and attached railings

GV II

Base of wayside cross. Medieval stone. Square socket stone with chamfered corners, and stump of shaft, on 3 steps. C18/early C19. Wrought iron railings on stone kerb. According to local tradition travellers entering or leaving the Wilds of Feckenham Forest offered prayers or thanksgiving at the cross. (V.C.H.: Warwickshire, Vol.III, p.74; Transactions of Birmingham Archaeological Society, Vol.68, p.87).

Listing NGR: SP0803060326

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 305319

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Doubleday, AH, Page, W, The Victoria History of the County of Warwick, (1945), 74
'Transactions of the Birmingham Archaeological Society' in Transactions of the Birmingham Archaeological Society, , Vol. 68, (), 87

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