Monument record M5731 - CROSS AT CROMWELL


CROSS (Medieval to 21st Century)


Grid reference SK 79964 61538 (point)
Map sheet SK76SE
District Newark
Civil Parish Cromwell, Newark


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

A decorated, octagonal cross base of c 1300 AD stands in Cromwell churchyard. A shaft and head were added c 1875 in memory of an incumbent's wife, and a sundial was said to be connected with the monument. (1)
Obviously not in situ, this socket stone, with its modern additions, is now a headstone to a grave at the E end of the churchyard, at SK 79965 61538. (2)
See M4242 for church.

Data Held: Ground Photograph (Ground photograph). SNT2646.

1 BW print, OS (photocopy), SMR card

<1> Stapleton A, 1912, Catalogue of Notts Crosses, p 9 (Published document). SNT1324.

<2> Seaman BH, 1974, Pers Comm (Personal comment). SNT1252.

Sources/Archives (3)

  • --- Ground photograph: Data Held: Ground Photograph.
  • <1> Published document: Stapleton A. 1912. Catalogue of Notts Crosses. p 9.
  • <2> Personal comment: Seaman BH. 1974. Pers Comm.

Finds (0)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

Related Events/Activities (0)

Record last edited

Jan 19 2023 7:34PM

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