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Description: Obelisk on Weatherbury Castle
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
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MILBORNE SAINT ANDREW
SY 89 NW WEATHERBURY CASTLE
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.
Listing NGR: SY8069696269
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Source: English Heritage
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