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Description: Obelisk at Junction of Thrapston Road and Irthlingborough Road
Date Listed: 23 September 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 233683
OS Grid Reference: SP9214672153
OS Grid Coordinates: 492146, 272153
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3397, -0.6489
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FINEDON IRTHLINGBOROUGH ROAD
SP97SW (West side)
2/32 Obelisk at junction of
23/09/50 Thrapston Road and
Obelisk, c.1789. Erected for Sir English Dolbn by Sumpter of Irthlingborough.
Squared coursed limestone. Short obelisk on square plinth with plain cornice.
Plain limestone tablet to ach face. Probably erected as a direction pillar and
to record the return to sanity of George III.
(Finedon Otherwse Thingdon by J.H.L. Bailey, p.44).
Listing NGR: SP9214672153
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Source: English Heritage
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