Building record MDR4294 - Market cross, Repton

Type and Period (1)

Protected Status/Designation

Full Description

Repairs to the Market Cross at Repton are recorded more than once during the seventeenth century. The shaft was replaced in 1806. (1) A medieval cross with a flight of seven steps of octagonal plan and a shaped socket stone feature built on top. The shaft is a later Doric column with a ball finial. Listed Grade I. (3) Market Cross. Medieval, 17th and 19th century. Grade I. (4)

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Macdonald, A. 1929. A Short History of Repton. pp. 72-3.
  • <2> Personal Observation: F1 JB 26-JUL-66.
  • <3> Bibliographic reference: DOE (HHR) Repton RD Derby October 1960 26.
  • <4> Bibliographic reference: DOE Listed Bldgs. Dist of South Derbyshire Derby 24 Oct 1986 37.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SK 3037 2701 (5m by 6m) (Centre)
Civil Parish REPTON, SOUTH DERBYSHIRE, DERBYSHIRE

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR1410

Please contact the HER for details.

External Links (0)

Record last edited

Sep 15 2016 4:45PM

Comments and Feedback

Do you have any more information about this record? Please feel free to comment with information and photographs, or ask any questions, using the "Disqus" tool below. Comments are moderated, and we aim to respond/publish as soon as possible.