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© Mr Michael Cook

IoE Number: 264340
Location: CHURCHYARD CROSS IN CHURCHYARD OF CHURCH OF ST CATHERINE, CHURCH STREET (north side)
  DRAYTON, SOUTH SOMERSET, SOMERSET
Photographer: Mr Michael Cook
Date Photographed: 23 April 2003
Date listed: 17 April 1959
Date of last amendment: 17 April 1959
Grade II*

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ST4024DRAYTON CPCHURCH STREET (North side)7/20Churchyard Cross in churchyard ofChurch of St. Catherine

ST4024 DRAYTON CP CHURCH STREET (North side) 7/20 Churchyard Cross in churchyard of Church of St. Catherine 17.4.59 GV II* Churchyard cross. C15, recut and altered C17. Dressed stone. Base of 3 octagonal steps with dripmoulds, massive square socket with broaches and an octagonal upper bed; tapering shaft, square on plan, capped by a ball finial, cut down from its original height, south face enriched with a sculpture of St Michael with sword and shield in the act of vanquishing the Dragon. The figure stands under a canopied niche upon a bracket, which is supported by 2 small carved figures of priests in canonicals. (Pooley C, Old Crosses of Somerset, 1877; Pevsner N, Buildings of England, South and West Somerset, 1958).

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