© Barry Lane
MARKET CROSS, BATH STREET
CHEDDAR, SEDGEMOOR, SOMERSET
31 October 1999
09 February 1961
Date of last amendment:
29 January 1985
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ST45SE CHEDDAR CP CHURCH STREET (East sidel
6/110 Market Cross
Market cross. C15, shelter rebuilt 1834. Ashlar, wood-framed roof to shelter. Central octagonal pier, socket raised on
3 steps, hexagonal shelter with 6 arched 4-centred arch openings, shallow 2 stage buttresses at each angle, embattled
parapet. Shaft crowned by an abacus with figures in niches, probaly late C19; cross missing. Rebuilt by Thomas, Marquis
of Bath. Scheduled Ancient Monument (Somerset County No 21). (Pooley, Old crosses of Somerset, 1877).