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Description: St Christopher's Well in Denton Park
Date Listed: 21 September 1979
English Heritage Building ID: 193301
OS Grid Reference: SK8618832030
OS Grid Coordinates: 486188, 332030
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8788, -0.7207
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DENTON HARSTON ROAD
10/60 St. Christopher's
Well, in Denton Park
Well and grotto. 1823. Tufa. Grotto, built on the side of the
lake to appear underground. Naturalistic archway leads to
circular cavern with vault of tufa into which are built ammonite
fossils. Beneath the wall facing the archway a small circular
well from which a water filled gulley leads to the lake. Above
the well an inscribed stone containing 3 verses of a romantic
poem and the date of 1823 in Roman numerals. Built as a
landscape ornament in the grounds of Denton Park for the Welby
Listing NGR: SK8618832030
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Source: English Heritage
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