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The Monument

A Grade II Listed Building in Somerby, Lincolnshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.5467 / 53°32'48"N

Longitude: -0.401 / 0°24'3"W

OS Eastings: 506043

OS Northings: 406749

OS Grid: TA060067

Mapcode National: GBR TWMF.ZB

Mapcode Global: WHGGP.T36W

Entry Name: The Monument

Listing Date: 1 November 1966

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1063373

English Heritage Legacy ID: 196688

Location: Somerby, West Lindsey, Lincolnshire, DN38

County: Lincolnshire

District: West Lindsey

Parish: Somerby

Traditional County: Lincolnshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lincolnshire

Church of England Parish: Somerby

Church of England Diocese: Lincoln

Listing Text

TA OO NE SOMERBY

4/142 The Monument

1-11-66 II

Monument, 1770. Ashlar. Doric column surmounted by urn to
commemorate 29 years of happy marriage for Edward and Ann Weston
of Somerby Hall. Square rusticated base with plinth and
entablature from which rises a circular entasised pillar with
Doric capital, roses in the necking, a floriated frieze, blocking
course, 3 steps and an urn with a snake, symbol of eternity,
coiled about it biting its tail, and from which a flame issues.
The long Latin inscription on the south face is now illegible.


Listing NGR: TA0604306749

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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