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Description: Monument About 500 Metres South West of the Wold Cottage
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
TA 07 SW THWING
3/70 Monument about
500 metres south-west
of The Wold Cottage
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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