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Dunston Pillar, Dunston

Description: Dunston Pillar

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 May 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 192309

OS Grid Reference: TF0087161958
OS Grid Coordinates: 500871, 361958
Latitude/Longitude: 53.1452, -0.4933

Location: A15, Dunston, Lincolnshire LN4 2HR

Locality: Dunston
Local Authority: North Kesteven District Council
County: Lincolnshire
Country: England
Postcode: LN4 2HR

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Listing Text

Dunston Pillar

Beacon. 1751. Built for Sir Francis Dashwood to guide travellers, originally 92 ft
high, reduced during Second World War. Square pillar. Ashlar. Double plinth, with
pointed single doorway with extended plinth forming hood. Above wall inscribed
"Columnam Hanc Utilitati Publicae. D D D F Dashwood MDCCLI".

Listing NGR: TF0087161958

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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