01 Jun 2008 • 1,006 views
The High Cross marks the centre of the City of Winchester.
The Hugh Cross was built in the 15th century, restored in 19th Century, and is a scheduled ancient monument. Listed - here (pdf) -
in City documents as "Monument number 303 map reference SU 482 294"
It is known locally as The Buttercross because the cold stone steps were the best place for trading butter, even on a hot day..