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Description: Obelisk, Approximately 250 Metres West North West of Stoke Rochford Hall
Date Listed: 14 July 1978
English Heritage Building ID: 193409
OS Grid Reference: SK9158828127
OS Grid Coordinates: 491588, 328127
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8429, -0.6416
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STOKE ROCHFORD STOKE ROCHFORD PARK
SK 92 NW
6/168 Obelisk, approxi-
mately 250 M west
north west of Stoke
Obelisk. 1847. Probably by William Burn. Ashlar, sandstone and
limestone. The obelisk stands on 2 deep steps and has a square
base with scrolled plinth and cornice. In the east side is a
square slate panel with moulded ashlar surround, recording that
it was built in 1847 by Charles Turnor, Prebendary of Lincoln, in
honour of Sir Isaac Newton who was born nearby at Woolsthorpe
Listing NGR: SK9158828127
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Source: English Heritage
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