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Latitude: 52.0403 / 52°2'24"N
Longitude: -3.125 / 3°7'30"W
OS Eastings: 322932
OS Northings: 238583
OS Grid: SO229385
Mapcode National: GBR F1.FMGH
Mapcode Global: VH6BJ.SZ99
Entry Name: The Scottish Pedlar Wayside Cross
Scheduled Date: 21 September 1993
Source ID: 1810
Cadw Legacy ID: BR200
Schedule Class: Religious, Ritual and Funerary
Traditional County: Brecknockshire
The monument consists of a free standing wayside cross probably dating to the early medieval or medieval period. The cross stands in a hedge bank by a roadside and is 0.6m high, 0.2m wide and 0.1m in breadth. The edges of the cross are chamfered and from the shoulder of the shaft, the head tapers inwards to form a Latin cross. Two arms of the cross are now broken.
The monument is of national importance for its potential to enhance our knowledge of the organisation and practice of Christianity. It retains significant archaeological potential, with a strong probability of the presence of associated archaeological features and deposits. A cross 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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