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Memorial Cross, Chobham Common, Chobham

Description: Memorial Cross, Chobham Common

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 July 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 287128

OS Grid Reference: SU9651965564
OS Grid Coordinates: 496519, 165564
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3809, -0.6145

Location: B383, Chobham, Surrey SL5 0HY

Locality: Chobham
Local Authority: Surrey Heath Borough Council
County: Surrey
Country: England
Postcode: SL5 0HY

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Listing Text


2/59 Memorial Cross,
Chobham Common


Memorial Cross. Erected 1901. Rendered cement base with aggregate rocky plinth
granite above; cross shaft tapering to circular top with arms of cross carved
in roundel. Oval coiled rope pattern on shaft. Cross on plinth circa 20 foot
high and forms a prominent landmark.

Listed for historical value to mark the spot where Queen Victoria reviewed 8129
troops on June 21 1853 before Aldershot establishment was founded.

Listing NGR: SU9651965564

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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