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Latitude: 52.0127 / 52°0'45"N
Longitude: -5.0078 / 5°0'28"W
OS Eastings: 193685
OS Northings: 239189
OS Grid: SM936391
Mapcode National: GBR CJ.H8J9
Mapcode Global: VH1QF.4NYY
Entry Name: Incised Cross at Cemetery Cross Roads
Scheduled Date: 10 October 1951
Source ID: 3338
Cadw Legacy ID: PE258
Schedule Class: Religious, Ritual and Funerary
Category: Cross-marked stone
Period: Early Medieval
County: Pembrokeshire (Sir Benfro)
Community: Fishguard and Goodwick (Abergwaun ac Wdig)
Traditional County: Pembrokeshire
The monument consists of a stone with a cross carved into the surface, probably dating to the medieval period which is set into the bank on the southeast side of the crossroads. The small slab is 1m in height and 0.7m in width and has a double outline cross incised into its front face.
The monument is of national importance for its potential to enhance our knowledge of the organisation and practice of medieval Christianity. It retains significant archaeological potential, with a strong probability of the presence of associated archaeological features and deposits. A cross marked stone may be part of a larger cluster of monuments and their importance can further enhanced by their group value.
The scheduled area comprises the remains described and areas around them within which related evidence may be expected to survive.
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