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Obelisk on Weatherbury Castle, Milborne St Andrew

Description: Obelisk on Weatherbury Castle

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 October 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 103491

OS Grid Reference: SY8069696269
OS Grid Coordinates: 380696, 96269
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7657, -2.2751

Location: Milborne St Andrew, Dorset DT11 0JN

Locality: Milborne St Andrew
Local Authority: North Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT11 0JN

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Listing Text


6/75A Obelisk on Weatherbury


Obelisk. Erected 1761 by Edmund Morton Pleydell. Brick structure with ashlar
dressings. Rectangular plinth with stone quoins and moulded capping. Tapering
square shaft with splayed stone cap with bowl finial. Stone on plinth inscribed
EMP 1761. Sited in the centre of Weatherby Castle, a scheduled Ancient Monument -
M91, but apparently not covered by the scheduling - (HBMC). RCHM Monument 2.
(Dorset. Vol.III)

Listing NGR: SY8069696269

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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