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Boundary Stone (At Ngr Sd 9470 5338), Stirton with Thorlby

Description: Boundary Stone (At Ngr Sd 9470 5338)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 November 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 323967

OS Grid Reference: SD9470353376
OS Grid Coordinates: 394703, 453376
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9764, -2.0822

Location: Thorlby, North Yorkshire BD23 3PS

Locality: Stirton with Thorlby
Local Authority: Craven District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: BD23 3PS

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Listing Text


6/2 Boundary stone
(at NGR SD 9470 5338)

- II

Boundary stone, formerly dividing lands of Thomas, Earl of Thanet and
Stephen Tempest of Broughton Hall (qv), now dividing Stirton with
Thorlby and Broughton parishes. 1698, millstone grit rubble, c.67 cm
high. Number 2 in original series of 41. Inscribed T (Thanet) on east
side and ST (Stephen Tempest) on west side. Sited 'about four yards'
within Thanet's land 'for the better preservation .... from the danger
of the water'.
Source: Broughton Hall Archives, Box One, bundle 9: Boundary Rolls,
Stirton with Thorlby and Broughton, 1698-1757.

Listing NGR: SD9470353376

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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