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Langham Grove Obelisk, Dunham Massey

Description: Langham Grove Obelisk

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 July 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 212845

OS Grid Reference: SJ7349786982
OS Grid Coordinates: 373497, 386982
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3790, -2.3999

Location: Trafford WA14 4SJ

Locality: Dunham Massey
County: Trafford
Country: England
Postcode: WA14 4SJ

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Listing Text


6/86 Langham Grove


Obelisk. 1714. Erected by 2nd Earl of Warrington in memory
of his mother. 5-step base. Needle rises from an engraved
pedestal reading "The Langham Grove Planted A.D. 1714 M.H.T."
with moulded base and cornice. There is a tradition that the
obelisk marks the grave of a race-horse.

Listing NGR: SJ7349786982

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Source: English Heritage

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