SW4432 : Ancient cross near Trengwainton Carn

taken 7 years ago, near to Madron, Cornwall, Great Britain

Ancient cross near Trengwainton Carn
Ancient cross near Trengwainton Carn
A medieval wayside preaching cross. The shaft is missing and the
wheel-head, with a Greek cross in relief on both sides, is set into a large rounded granite base. A Grade II listed structure. Since the submissions by Malcolm Kewn SW4432 : Trengwainton Cross and Jim Champion SW4432 : Wayside cross, near Trengwainton Carn a lot of work has been carried out to clear the rhododendron growth and the cross is now much more visible - see SW4432 : Clearance work near Carn Lodge and SW4432 : Open ground. In the distance can be seen St Michael's Mount in Mount's Bay.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 24 June, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 26 June, 2010
Category
Cross   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SW 4405 3220 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:8.0717N 5:34.9820W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SW 4404 3220
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EAST (about 90 degrees)
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