Churchyard Cross in St David’s Churchyard

Churchyard Cross in St David’s Churchyard

Information

Grade II
Date Listed 29/01/1998
Nat Grid ref 28755 17984

Location:
On the South side of Church near the porch

History;
Churchyard crosses mostly date from the medieval period and acted as a site for preaching, especially for the itinerant orders, a focus of liturgical processions and to sanctify the churchyard for burial befote the development of individual buy generic wellbutrin xl online graveyard monuments after the Reformation. Top of shaft has been remodeled, creating a knob finial possibly from the base of a earlier crucifix.

Listed:
Listed as a medieval churchyard cross which is mostly intact and for group value with the church of St David and Cliff Cottage.

Reference:
Newman J, Glamorgan, Buildings of Wales series, 1995, p369