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HER Number:MDV7392
Name:Maggie Cross, Postbridge

Summary

A broken cross-head built into the wall at Stannon Lodge Gate. Visible from the road according to Masson Phillips, but not identified by the Royal Commission in 1993.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 651 792
Map Sheet:SX67NE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishDartmoor Forest
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishLYDFORD

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX67NE/96

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • CROSS? (Early Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1750 AD? (Between))

Full description

Bray, A. E., The Borders of the Tamar and the Tavy, 299 (Monograph). SDV350372.

Bray mentions seeing a cross that may be this one.


Masson Phillips, E. N., 1937, The Ancient Stone Crosses of Devon: Part I, 311 (Article in Serial). SDV240502.

Maggie Cross, Postbridge. A broken cross-head built into the wall at Stannon Lodge gate. Visible from the road.


Masson Phillips, E. N., 1979, Supplementary notes on the ancient stone crosses of Devon, 140 (Article in Serial). SDV240506.


Royal Commission for the Historical Monuments of England, 1993, Field Investigation, 20/10/1993 (Report - Survey). SDV279188.

Not distinguishable from the other moss covered stones in the drystone walls flanking Stannon Lodge.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV240502Article in Serial: Masson Phillips, E. N.. 1937. The Ancient Stone Crosses of Devon: Part I. Transactions of the Devonshire Association. 69. A5 Hardback. 311.
SDV240506Article in Serial: Masson Phillips, E. N.. 1979. Supplementary notes on the ancient stone crosses of Devon. Transactions of the Devonshire Association. 111. A5 Paperback. 140.
SDV279188Report - Survey: Royal Commission for the Historical Monuments of England. 1993. Field Investigation. Royal Commission for the Historical Monuments of England Field Investigation. Unknown. 20/10/1993.
SDV350372Monograph: Bray, A. E.. The Borders of the Tamar and the Tavy. The Borders of the Tamar and the Tavy. 12. Unknown. 299.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Dec 13 2016 12:26PM