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Memorial Obelisk to Battiscombe 2 Metres South West of Church of St Mary, Bothenhampton

Description: Memorial Obelisk to Battiscombe 2 Metres South West of Church of St Mary

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 December 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 105059

OS Grid Reference: SY4818892519
OS Grid Coordinates: 348188, 92519
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7300, -2.7355

Location: Walditch Road, Bothenhampton, Dorset DT6 4LG

Locality: Bothenhampton
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT6 4LG

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Listing Text


2/39 Memorial Obelisk
to Battiscombe
2 metres south-
west of Church
of St Mary


Obelisk. Dated 1849. Square stone pedestal with Soanic incised
corner pilasters. Cornice with projecting corners. Pedimented
roof with acroteria at the corners with crossed palms. Tapering
stone obelisk on a moulded base. Main inscription: "Sacred to
the memory of William Battiscombe, who died September 26th 1849
in the 70th year of his age."

Listing NGR: SY4818892519

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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