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The Duel Stone, Cawston

Description: The Duel Stone

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 November 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 228007

OS Grid Reference: TG1543223985
OS Grid Coordinates: 615432, 323985
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7705, 1.1921

Location: Holt Road, Cawston, Norfolk NR10 4HP

Locality: Cawston
Local Authority: Broadland District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR10 4HP

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Listing Text


5/47 The Duel Stone.


Stone monument in the form of an urn on a square moulded pedestal inscribed
on its eastern face, H.H. It commemorates the duel fought on 20th August,
1668, between Sir Henry Hobart of Blickling Hall and Oliver le Neve of Great
Witchingham Hall. Hobart was mortally wounded during the duel. Monument
said to have been erected by W. Wiggell Bulwer of Wood Dalling.

Listing NGR: TG1543223985

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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