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Description: Obelisk on Opposite Side of Road and Approximately 70 Metres South of Woodham Mortimer Hall
Date Listed: 14 November 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 119137
OS Grid Reference: TL8231605174
OS Grid Coordinates: 582316, 205174
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7157, 0.6378
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TL 80 NW WOODHAM MORTIMER MALDON ROAD
3/149 Obelisk on opposite
side of road and
approx. 70 metres south
of Woodham Mortimer
Obelisk. Stone. Dated 1825. In memory of William Alexander Esq. of Woodham
Mortimer Hall erected by the Coopers Company to whom he bequeathed the estate
for the benefit of the poor. Inscribed square base with base stone and top
slab, surmounted by a tall square receeding column with angle and centre moulded
summit. Shield of Arms to centre of column, ornate moulding, round headed arch
and wreath to base. Inscription relates erection of monument by The Coopers
Company who received the estate of William Alexander for the benefit of the
poor. The obelisk enclosed by cast iron railings with nail head finials.
Listing NGR: TL8231605174
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Source: English Heritage
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