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Burnaby Obelisk, Birmingham

Description: Burnaby Obelisk

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 January 1970
English Heritage Building ID: 217578

OS Grid Reference: SP0699786999
OS Grid Coordinates: 406997, 286999
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4809, -1.8984

Location: Temple Row, Birmingham B3 3AG

Locality: Birmingham
County: Birmingham
Country: England
Postcode: B3 3AG

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Listing Text

City Centre B2
Burnaby Obelisk
[formerly listed as
Obelisk to F G Burnaby
SP 0686 NE 33/27 21.1.70
Late C19. Portland stone. Tall, inscribed on 3 sides Burnaby (ie F G Burnaby
(1842-85)): Khiva 1875: Abu Klea 1885 and with an oval portrait medallion on its
fourth side.

Listing NGR: SP0699786999

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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