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St Brides Major Churchyard Cross

Primary Reference Number (PRN) : 00324m
Trust : Glamorgan Gwent
Site Type : Churchyard cross
Period : Medieval
Community : St Bride's Major
NGR : SS89437501
Legal Protection : scheduled ancient monument , listed building II

Summary :
Cross consists of a base of 6 steps surmounted by a socket-stone in which there is a cross-shaft which tapers slightly upwards. There is no cross-head.

Description :
Cross consists of a base of 6 steps surmounted by a socket-stone in which there is a cross-shaft which tapers slightly upwards. There is no cross-head.

Five steps in ashlar with chamfered under surface; square base with deep chamfer; octagonal shaft with pyramid stops has collar with ballflower ornament carved on underside.
Evans 1998 GGAT 51 Historic Churches Project

Sources :
Evans, E M , 1998 , Glamorgan Historic Churches Survey: Churches in the Archdeaconry of Llandaff, Deanery of Bridgend
02/PM Mention//RCHM//1982/Glam Invent/Vol.3 Pt.2 p.353;
01/MM Record Card/OS//1967/SS 87 NE 106/;
03/MM Desc Text/Cadw/Whittle E/18.12.85 AM7/SS 87 NE/
05/Desc Text/Cadw/Full Management Report/2007/Copy in further information file.

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