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The Obelisk Immediately West of No 18, Nayland-with-Wissington

Description: The Obelisk Immediately West of No 18

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 February 1978
English Heritage Building ID: 278444

OS Grid Reference: TL9751534240
OS Grid Coordinates: 597515, 234240
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9715, 0.8741

Location: High Street, Nayland, Suffolk CO6 4JE

Locality: Nayland-with-Wissington
Local Authority: Babergh District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: CO6 4JE

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Listing Text

5377 (East Side)
Nayland with Wissington
The Obelisk
immediately west of No 18
TL 9734 27/696

A C18 stone obelisk with a moulded pedestal plinth and a ball finial.
The shaft of the obelisk is inscribed on 3 sides with mileages as follows,
on the north face "8 miles to Hadleigh" - on the west face "55 miles from
London - 26 miles from Chelmsford - 22 miles to Bury" and on the south
face "6 miles to Colchester".

Listing NGR: TL9751534240

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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