Monument record MDR6307 - Churchyard Cross (remains of), Killamarsh

Type and Period (2)

  • (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Protected Status/Designation

Full Description

SK 4612 8095 CROSS [G.T.] (Remains of). (1) In Killamarsh Churchyard there is part of the shaft of the old cross standing on two steps, with a total height of five feet. (2) See GP AO/53/15/8. (3) A grade II listed medieval cross, with a 19th century head. It has a double stepped plinth, 1.5 metres square, with a large squared base block having chamfered corners and pyramidal stops. It has a tapering rectangular shaft, heavily weathered, 1.5 metres high with a 19th century limestone wheel cross head. (5)

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1> Map: 1956. OS 25" 1956.
  • <2> Bibliographic reference: Cox, J. 1875. Notes on the Churches of Derbyshire, Vol. I. p. 264.
  • <3> Personal Observation: F1 BHS 12-OCT-65.
  • <4> Index: NDAT. 1348. 1348.
  • <5> Listed Building File: Historic England. 2011. The National Heritage List for England. NHLE No: 1109641.



Grid reference Centred SK 4612 8095 (10m by 10m) (Centre)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR1043

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Record last edited

Jul 4 2016 4:09PM

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