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Obelisk on Opposite Side of Road and Approximately 70 Metres South of Woodham Mortimer Hall, Woodham Mortimer

Description: Obelisk on Opposite Side of Road and Approximately 70 Metres South of Woodham Mortimer Hall

Grade: II
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

Location: Maldon Road, Woodham Mortimer, Essex CM9 6SN

Locality: Woodham Mortimer
Local Authority: Maldon District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CM9 6SN

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Listing Text


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

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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