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Rufus Stone, Minstead

Description: Rufus Stone

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 April 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 144426

OS Grid Reference: SU2701912485
OS Grid Coordinates: 427019, 112485
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9112, -1.6170

Location: Minstead, Hampshire SO43 7GN

Locality: Minstead
Local Authority: New Forest District Council
County: Hampshire
Country: England
Postcode: SO43 7GN

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Listing Text


4/16 Rufus Stone

Monument commemorating death of King William II. 1745 by Earl De La Warr,
encased 1841 by Sturges Bourne. Stone encased in cast iron. Standing tapering
pillar of square section with raised rounded corners and top, inscriptions on
each face. Erected on supposed spot of oak tree off which glanced arrow that
killed William Rufus in 1100.

Listing NGR: SU2589111791

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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