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Description: Monument to the Continental
Date Listed: 22 October 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 135057
OS Grid Reference: SO9445718932
OS Grid Coordinates: 394457, 218932
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8689, -2.0819
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SO 91 NW at
NGR 9445 1895
4/107 Monument to The Continental
Monument to the horse Continental. Dated 1902. Large blocks
roughly squared and dressed stone arranged to form a rough pyramid,
formerly within an iron railing. Inscription 'To THE MEMORY OF /
THE CONTINENTAL / -------Y. -------D FAIR HAVEN /. FOALED 1891
DIED 1902 / AND THE FAVORITE HORSE / OF CECIL ELWES / BY WHOM THESE
THINGS WERE WRITTEN'.
Listing NGR: SO9445718932
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Source: English Heritage
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