Description: Obelisk Marking City Boundary on South Side of Road
Date Listed: 5 June 1972
English Heritage Building ID: 199512
OS Grid Reference: TQ3114581597
OS Grid Coordinates: 531145, 181597
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5181, -0.1113
TQ31SINW HIGH HOLBORN
627-0/1/3 (South side)
05/06/72 Obelisk marking city
boundary on South side of road
(Formerly listed as:
CAMDEN HIGH HOLBORN
2 Obelisks marking city
boundary on each side
(Formerly Listed as:
Pair of obelisks marking
the boundary of the City
Obelisk marking City boundary on south side of roadway. Mid C19. Granite. Formerly surmounted by lantern, now with gilded Griffin. Forms a pair with an, identical obelisk on the north side of the roadway in the LB of Camden. Both obelisks were originally listed in the City of London on 05/06/72 and also included in the Camden list of 14/05/74.
Following boundary changes of 1 April 1994 the northern obelisk is within the LB of Camden and the southern obelisk in the City of London.
Listing NGR: TQ3114981618
Source: English Heritage
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