HIGH STREET, LITTLE CROSS (Ref:30709)
This building is in the Moray Council and the
It is a category A building and was listed on 26/01/1971.
Group Items: N/A,
Group Cat: N/A,
Map Ref: NJ 219 628.
Dated 1733. Round stone shaft capped by Ionic capital, 4 faced sundial and cast-iron finial standing on four-stepped circular base. Carved faces of finial which might represent St Giles or Virgin and Child, and which appear to be of medieval date.
Repaired 1867. Present sundial is replica (1941), original
in Elgin Museum. Circular cobbled surround. Stands at E end
of High Street, at South and North College Street junction.
Original site of cross erected by Alexander Macdonald in
1402 at entrance to Cathedral Chanonry.
Former Item 27 (1981 Revised List). Scheduled Ancient Monument No 2370.
MacGibbon and Ross, THE CASTELLATED AND DOMESTIC ARCHITECTURE
OF SCOTLAND V (1892), p.398-9. Small, SCOTTISH MARKET
CROSSES (1899), plate 24. R G Cant and I G Lindsay, OLD
ELGIN (1945), p.14. H B Mackintosh, ELGIN PAST AND PRESENT.
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