Hempsted village cross

Gloucestershire

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Cross
Medieval

Data Source

English Heritage

County Council

Gloucestershire County Council

District Council

Gloucester City Council

Parish

Gloucester

Parliamentary Constituency

Gloucester

Grid Reference

SJ815815 (381466, 216948)

WGS84 Coordinates

51.8504, -2.26911

Nearest Postcode

GL2 5LH

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Notes

The remains of a 14th or 15th century cross which has been restored and repositioned. The base is mounted upon three steps which stand to a height of 1.0 metre. The bottom step is 1.9 metres square, and the upper step, of different and unweathered stone, is of a later date than the others. The base, which has chamfered corners, is 0.8 metres square by 0.4 metres high.

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