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HER Number:MDV6983
Name:Shaft of a possible cross near churchyard, South Tawton

Summary

A granite shaft, possibly of a cross, lies outside the gate in the north wall of the churchyard, near Black Hall. Square at the base, with pointed stops and becoming octagonal above and tapering upwards.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 653 944
Map Sheet:SX69SE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishSouth Tawton
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishSOUTH TAWTON

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX69SE/29/2

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • CROSS (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD? (Between))

Full description

Masson Phillips, E. N., 1954, Supplementary Notes on the Ancient Stone Crosses of Devon (Fourth Paper), 187 (Article in Serial). SDV15725.

A granite shaft, possibly of a cross, lies outside the gate in the north wall of the churchyard, near Black Hall. Square at the base, with pointed stops and becoming octagonal above and tapering upwards.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV15725Article in Serial: Masson Phillips, E. N.. 1954. Supplementary Notes on the Ancient Stone Crosses of Devon (Fourth Paper). Transactions of the Devonshire Association. 86. A5 Hardback. 187.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Jul 13 2016 10:39AM