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MERTHYR MAWR CHURCHYARD CROSS
Primary Reference Number (PRN) : 00233m Trust : Glamorgan Gwent Community : Merthyr Mawr Unitary authority : Bridgend NGR : SS88287749 Site Type (preferred type first) : Medieval Churchyard cross Status : Scheduled Monument
Summary : On a plinth of 3 steps is the cross base, with shaft, of this churchyard cross; the top of the cross is missing. It is of 14th Cnt date.
Description : On a plinth of 3 steps is the cross base, with shaft, of this churchyard cross; the top of the cross is missing. It is of 14th Cnt date.
Three steps of local sandstone; socket stone square with upper half chamfered, cresset hole in each corner; shaft octagonal, survives as far a necking, eroded ?bullnosed stops at bottom; renewed head. Evans 1998 GGAT 51 Historic Churches Project
Evans, E M , 1998 , Glamorgan Historic Churches Survey: Churches in the Archdeaconry of Llandaff, Deanery of Bridgend
02/PM Desc Text//Evanson M/1908/Trans Cardiff Natur Soc/p.34;
01/MM Record Card/OS//1967/SS 87 NE 2/;
03/MM Desc Text/Cadw/Whittle E/20.02.1986 AM7/SS 87 NE/