|Type of record:||Monument|
|Name:||Wilton Cross, Church Lane|
A medieval stone cross with an octagonal brick base. The cross was damaged in a car accident in 1985 and has since been repaired.
Images - none
Brick base, perhaps 16th century, but possibly later, supports two stone courses onwhich is the cross base with stopangles.Tall shaft composed of four-centred columns, tapering; embattled top, cross head missing.
Drawn in (S2) under Hockham!
Visited by E. Rose (NAU) 26 February 1981.
Damaged by vehicle collision in 1985, to be repaired.
E. Rose (NAU) 9 December 1985.
Found to have been repaired with rebuilt base, reusing old bricks, before April 1986, NAU not informed despite HBMC
E. Rose (NAU) 24 April 1986.
(S2) in file.
- CROSS (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
Associated Finds - none
- Listed Building
- Scheduled Monument
Sources and further reading
|---||Designation: [unknown]. Ancient Monuments Form. SAM Record. DNF356. |
|---||Designation: Corbishley, M.. 1982. AM107. |
|---||Documentary Source: Martin, T. c. 1700-1799. Collections of Church Notes. Norfolk Records Office. c. 1730. |
|---||Record Card: Ordnance Survey Staff. 1933-1979?. Ordnance Survey Record Cards. TL 78 NW 7 . |
|---||Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card. |
|---||Newspaper Article: Lynn News. 1990. [Photograph of Wilton Cross, Church Lane]. 9 August. |
|---||Newspaper Article: Lynn News. 1991. Vandals smash sign. 17 April. |
|---||Correspondence: Rose, E.. 1986. Letter. 25 April. |
|---||Monograph: Pevsner, N and Wilson, W. 1999. Norfolk 2: North-West and South. The Buildings of England. 2nd Edition. p 782. |
|---||Record Card: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Medieval. Hockwold Cum Wilton. |
|---||Secondary File: Secondary File. |
|---||Photograph: BVA 20. |
|---||Designation: English Heritage. 1990-2013. English Heritage Scheduling Notification. Notification. DNF356. |
|---||Designation: English Heritage. 1994? -2011?. English Heritage Digital Designation Record. Record. DNF356. |
|<S1>||Article in Serial: Cozens-Hardy B. 1934. Norfolk Crosses. Norfolk Archaeology. Vol XXV Pt II pp 297-336. p 330; Pl 13. |
|<S2>||Designation: English Heritage. Scheduling Report. |
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