Shaugh Prior Cross
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Brentorboxer
N 50° 26.969 W 004° 03.109
30U E 425325 N 5589136
Quick Description: An ancient granite cross on Dartmoor.
Location: United Kingdom
Date Posted: 6/14/2007 10:18:30 AM
Waymark Code: WM1P6R
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Chris777
Views: 48

Long Description:
This cross could have been a preaching cross.
Type of cross: Latin cross

Material used: Stone (granite, sandstone, marble, ...)

Characteristics of this cross:
The cross is 5 feet 7 inches tall and 2 feet 1 inch across the arms, it is set into a socket stone that has been built into a wall, near the church.

Describe the location:
On a road junction near Shaugh Prior church.

Is this cross commemorative ?: No

Year of manufacture: Not listed

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