Monumental cross, French Heritage monument to Beissat

It is perhaps the ancient cemetery cross made in 1759 at the instigation of the cure Gilbert Michon

Source: Ministry of Culture, France

Monumental cross
(Monumental cross, beissat)


Reported to be remarkable heritage of quality.

Structural information

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Location and general information

  • identifier : 32696
  • item : Croix Monumentale
  • Location of the building :
    • Limousin
    • Beissat
  • Address : 1ère croix monumentale
  • INSEE code of the municipality : 23019
  • Zip code of the municipality : 23260
  • Order in the communal list : 1
  • Name of the building : The building is designated by the following 3 names :
    • monument
    • monumental cross
    • cross
  • State :
    • the current state of the monument is not known.

Dates and times

  • Period of construction : 2 different epochs of evolution of the building.
    • 18th century
    • 3rd quarter 18th century
  • Investigation : 1986
  • Date taken into account : 1987 AVANT

Construction, architecture and style

  • Materials: 3 elements are used in the main structure of the building.
    • ashlar
    • stone
    • granite
  • 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 'sculpture'
  • Representation : 2 ornamental motifs have been identified
    • crucifix
    • Virgin and Child
  • Dimensions : 420 h ; 55 la
  • Typology : The typology consists of 2 elements
    • archaic sculpture
    • historiated quatrefoil cross type and blossomed
  • 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 :
    • other Information : property of the municipality
  • Picture : 3c267edb57190d52b611f0230bae8a81.jpg
  • Mérimée reference : IA00030630

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