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Description: Obelisk 500 Metres North East of Encombe House
Date Listed: 10 March 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 109243
OS Grid Reference: SY9477179022
OS Grid Coordinates: 394771, 79022
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6109, -2.0752
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CORFE CASTLE ENCOMBE
SY 97 NW
Obelisk 550m north-east of
Monument. Erected 1835. Stone tapered obelisk, square on plan with pyramidal top,
on a square base of 2 stages. Inscription states that it was put up "in honour of
Sir William Scott, created Baron Stowell". Prominent on the hill in views from the
house. (RCHM, Monument 11. Dorset. Vol. II).
Listing NGR: SY9477179022
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Source: English Heritage
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