Camphill Column, Alnwick
Description: Camphill Column
Date Listed: 25 August 1977
English Heritage Building ID: 235859
OS Grid Reference: NU1813812363
OS Grid Coordinates: 418138, 612363
Latitude/Longitude: 55.4049, -1.7151
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NU 1812 6/34
Erected 1814 to commemorate the Peace of 1814, set on site of a British Camp.
Two steps to square base with inscriptions to Pitt, Wellington, Nelson and Henry
Collingwood Selby who built the monument. Tall column with high base, apparently
following 'Vitruvian' principles, and surmounted by a ball. All of stone, constructed
by John Hall, mason.
Listing NGR: NU1813812363
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