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Alloa, Bank Street, Market Cross

Market Cross (Period Unassigned)

Site Name Alloa, Bank Street, Market Cross

Classification Market Cross (Period Unassigned)

Alternative Name(s) Mercat Cross; 16 Bank Street

Canmore ID 47169

Site Number NS89SE 11

NGR NS 88558 92688

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

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Administrative Areas

  • Council Clackmannan
  • Parish Alloa
  • Former Region Central
  • Former District Clackmannan
  • Former County Clackmannanshire

Archaeology Notes

NS89SE 11 8855 9268.

(NS 8855 9268) Cross (NAT)

OS 1:1250 map (1972)

Alloa burgh cross now stands before the municipal buildings. The base and top are modern but the shaft is original. It is octagonal in section and c.10' high. The capital is moulded and ornamented with scrolls.

RCAHMS 1933, visited 1928

As described.

Visited by OS (DWR) 8 February 1973

Activities

Field Visit (26 June 1928)

The Cross, Alloa.

The burgh cross now stands before the municipal buildings. The base and top are modern, but the shaft is original. It is octagonal in section and is about 10 feet in height. The capital is moulded and is ornamented with scrolls.

RCAHMS 1933, visited 26 June 1928.

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