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Historic sites (13)
Bidford on Avon (1)
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Market Cross 100m NW of Corner Farm
1 Base of a Market Cross, having been excavated. 2 It is now partly covered by turf and consists of only part of the shaft, 1.8m by 1.8m, set on two ...
The remains of a Medieval market cross, of which two steps and part of the shaft survive. The remains are situated 100m north west of Corner Farm, Lower Tysoe.
Bilton Cross, The Green
1 In the centre of the Green at Bilton is the lower part of the stone shaft of an ancient market cross. 2 Square socket stone on three steps fenced with ...
Bilton Cross, a market cross that originally dates to the Medieval period. It was restored during the Imperial period. The cross is situated on The Green, Bilton.
Site of Cross at Junction of High St and Wood St, Stratford upon Avon.
1 The first mention of a cross in the High Street is in 1381. In 1431 a new cross, the High Cross, was made. The name is certainly applied to ...
The original site of a Medieval market cross for which there is documentary evidence from the 14th century. It was taken down in 1821, but a part of it remains in the garden of the Shakespeare Birthplace in Henley Street.
Cross in Garden of Shakespeare Birthplace Trust
1 In the centre walk of the garden of the Shakespeare Birthplace Museum is the base of the old 14th century market cross of the town. 2 Square ornamental socket stone ...
The base of a Medieval market cross, being all that remains of the cross that originally stood in the centre of the town. It is now in the garden of the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust in Henley Street.
Post Medieval market cross
1 In a list of parish crosses, ‘..a crosse at Dansey Greene…’ the author, Simon Archer of Umbershade, probably compiled the list during the 1640s. No trace of ...
Documentary evidence suggests that there was a Post Medieval market cross at Danzey Green, but no trace of it now survives.
Possible Site of Market Cross, Bidford on Avon.
1 At its E end, near the church, the street widens into a small square, which was probably the site of the Market Cross, described by Sir Simon Archer ...
The possible site of a Medieval or Post Medieval market cross. It may have been situated on the High Street, Bidford on Avon.
Market Cross, Dunchurch
1 At the road junction in Dunchurch village is a cross with a square tapered shaft with an inscription stating that it was erected in 1813 as a milestone; the ...
The remains of a market cross. The base is Medieval but the cross shaft was replaced during the Imperial period. It stands in the centre of Dunchurch.
Market Cross in Market Place, Henley in Arden.
1 The base, shaft and capital are composed of 3 separate stones; the shaft being morticed into the base and capital. On the 4 faces of the capital were ...
The remains of a Medieval market cross which stands 100m north of St John's Church.
Site of Corn Exchange
1 Former corn exchange. Built in 1856-7 in the south-west corner of the Market Place. It consisted of three bays, Italianate in style. 2 Demolished; site redeveloped. The ...
The site of a corn exchange which was in use during the Imperial period and was built in the Italianate style. It stood the south west corner of Market Place.
Site of Warwick Market Cross, Market Place
1 Dugdale’s 1650 edition, speaking of Thomas Fisher, records that his true name was Hawkins, and that his father by profession sold fish at the Mercate Cross near Warwick. The ...
Documentary evidence suggests that this is the site of Warwick Market Cross, which stood on the east side of Market Place.
Site of Market Cross in Rother Street
1 At the N end of Rother Market, opposite Wood Street, stood a stone cross, which in the memory of the inhabitants stood to 0.7m to 0.9m. The foundations were ...
The site of a market cross which stood in Rother Street, Stratford on Avon. No trace of the cross now remains above ground.
Site of Medieval cross opposite the Guild chapel
1 There was a cross, sometimes called the White Cross, opposite the Guild Chapel, which is mentioned before the end of the 13th century and was standing in 1608. 2 Site ...
The site of a Medieval cross for which there is documentary evidence from the 13th century. It stood opposite the Guild Chapel, Stratford upon Avon.
Site of Medieval Market Cross at Market Hill, Southam
1 A cross in the market place is mentioned early in the 15th century. 2 There is no cross in Southam today.
Documentary evidence suggests that this is the site of a market cross of which no trace survives. The site was to the east of St James's Church, Southam.
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