Wayside cross, French Heritage monument to Alba la romaine

Cross cast from the beginning of the 20th century, replacing a stone cross

Source: Ministry of Culture, France

wayside cross

Reported to be remarkable heritage of quality.

Structural information

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Location and general information

  • identifier : 7124
  • item : Croix de Chemin
  • Location of the building :
    • Rhône-Alpes
    • Ardèche
    • Alba-la-Romaine
  • Address : rue des Granges
  • INSEE code of the municipality : 7005
  • Zip code of the municipality : 07400
  • Order in the communal list : 18
  • Name of the building : The building is designated by the following 2 names :
    • Wayside Cross
    • cross
  • State :
    • the current state of the monument is not known.

Dates and times

  • Period of construction :
    • We have no information on the time of construction of this monument.
  • Investigation : 1977
  • Date taken into account : 1987 AVANT

Construction, architecture and style

  • Materials: 2 elements are used in the main structure of the building.
    • limestone
    • melting
  • Roofing :
    • We do not have this information.
  • Materials (roofing) :
    • We do not have this information.
  • Other about the composition roofs :
    • No information on the coverage of the place.
  • Floors :
    • any information about this construction.
  • Stairs :
    • No stairs mentioned on this construction.
  • Decoration of the building :
    • The decor consists of 'ironworks'
  • Representation : 2 ornamental motifs have been identified
    • vine
    • crucifix
  • Dimensions : 296 h ; 50 la
  • Typology :
    • No information about typology.
  • Plan :
    • We do not know the type of plan for this building.

Monument and history of the place

  • Elements protected MH (historical monument) :
    • Any particular element of the building is subject to protection in our database.
  • Constituent areas :
    • no information.
  • Parties constituantes étudiées :
    • no information.
  • Use :
    • We do not know the different uses that have been made of this construction.

Other

  • Other : 4 various other information are available
    • Rhône-alpes region
    • change of the name of the municipality after inventory
    • common inventoried under the name: alba subject type Creeper
    • String public property of cultural heritage
  • Mérimée reference : IA00047961

The complete official record is available at Conseil régional de Rhône-Alpes - Service chargé de l'inventaire6, Quai Saint-Vincent - 69001 Lyon - 04.72.00.43.70


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