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Memorial of the Plague, Winchester

Description: Memorial of the Plague

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 24 March 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 144878

OS Grid Reference: SU4776229632
OS Grid Coordinates: 447762, 129632
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0640, -1.3198

Location: Upper High Street, Winchester, Hampshire SO23 8UT

Locality: Winchester
Local Authority: Winchester City Council
County: Hampshire
Country: England
Postcode: SO23 8UT

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Listing Text

(East Side)
Memorial of The Plague
SU 4729 NE 2/276 24.3.50.
1759, rebuilt 1821 on site of earlier memorial of plague 1666. Portland
stone obelisk with inscription on square rusticated base. The memorial
was erected by the Charitable Society of Natives - a society founded to
help the survivors of the Great Plague of 1666. Very good inscription.

Listing NGR: SU4773829627

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Source: English Heritage

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