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Deadman's Plack Monument, Longparish

Description: Deadman's Plack Monument

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 March 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 139701

OS Grid Reference: SU4009744818
OS Grid Coordinates: 440097, 144818
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2012, -1.4275

Location: Longparish, Hampshire SP11 7AE

Locality: Longparish
Local Authority: Test Valley Borough Council
County: Hampshire
Country: England
Postcode: SP11 7AE

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Listing Text


4/1 Deadman's Plack


Commemorative monument, erected to the memorary of Earl Athelwold, who was
killed here by King Edgar in 963. Tall stone cross on a pedestal of 2 stages
with plain unmoulded details. An inscription on the on the north side
states that the cross was erected in 1825 by Lt. Col. William Iremonger.
An inscription on the south side in Gothic lettering tells the story of the

Listing NGR: SU4255344864

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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