Monument record MDR4042 - Churchyard Cross, St Gile's Church, Great Longstone

Type and Period (1)

  • (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status/Designation

Full Description

[SK 2003 7189] CROSS. (1). "Churchyard Cross. Mediaeval. Stone octagonal tapered shaft with moulded cap on three steps, head modern.". (2) Restored in 1897 in memory of Charles Lewis Cornish, Vicar. (4) Churchyard Cross. Grade II listed cross, probably 16th century in date. Constructed of gritstone with a chamfered base. It is square in plan and raised on three stone steps. There is an octagonal tapering shaft with stops at the bottom, making the lowest part into a square. It was surmounted by a 20th century cross. (5).

Sources/Archives (7)

  • <1> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1955. 6".
  • <2> Bibliographic reference: 1963. M.H.L.G.. p28.
  • <3> Personal Observation: F1 JB 25-DEC-65.
  • <4> Index: Department of the Environment. 1967. Listed Buildings 4/3. 12/7/1967 4/3.
  • <5> Listed Building File: Historic England. 2011. The National Heritage List for England.
  • <6> Index: Lyons, E A. 1973. Peak Park Treasures: B519.
  • <7> Photograph: PPJPB. 1978. Photo 4/9a-4/10a. Photo 4/9a-4/10a.



Grid reference SK 2003 7189 (point) (Centre)

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Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR1374

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Record last edited

Aug 12 2013 11:30AM

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