Market Cross, South Zeal, Devon
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Brentorboxer
N 50° 43.578 W 003° 54.792
30U E 435545 N 5619786
Quick Description: A granite cross in the village of South Zeal.
Location: United Kingdom
Date Posted: 4/23/2008 11:03:44 AM
Waymark Code: WM3N5G
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member TheBeanTeam
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Long Description:
This market cross stands in the centre of the village, it is a tall thin cross made from Dartmoor Granite and set on a tall pedestal. The cross was erected as a reminder of South Zeal's medieval market, which was established by Charter in 1298, and dates from the 14C.
Type of cross: Latin cross

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

Characteristics of this cross:
Tall granite cross on a pedestal.


Describe the location:
Centre of the village.


Is this cross commemorative ?: Yes

Year of manufacture: Not listed

Visit Instructions:
Post at least one photograph of this cross.
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