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Monument About 500 Metres South West of the Wold Cottage, Thwing

Description: Monument About 500 Metres South West of the Wold Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 January 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 166839

OS Grid Reference: TA0381772072
OS Grid Coordinates: 503817, 472072
Latitude/Longitude: 54.1340, -0.4126

Location: Thwing, East Riding of Yorkshire YO25 3DZ

Locality: Thwing
County: East Riding of Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO25 3DZ

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Listing Text


3/70 Monument about
500 metres south-west
of The Wold Cottage

- II

Monument. 1799, for Charles Topham. Brick, stone dressings. Square
pillar with plinth and stepped cornice below pyramidal cap. Former
stone capping lies close by. Erected to commemorate the falling of a
meteorite in 1795 weighing 56 lbs which is now in the Natural History
Museum, South Kensington.

Listing NGR: TA0381772072

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Source: English Heritage

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