Description: Boundary Stone (At Ngr Sd 9588 5218)
Date Listed: 2 November 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 323981
OS Grid Reference: SD9587152175
OS Grid Coordinates: 395871, 452175
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9656, -2.0644
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SD 95 SE STIRTON WITH THORLBY
7/10 Boundary stone
(at NGR SD 9588 5218)
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.80 cm
high. Number 36 in original series of 41. Inscribed T (Thanet) on north
east side and ST (Stephen Tempest) on south west side. Inscribed 36 on
top. Sited 'about six yards' within Thanet's land 'for the better
preserving it 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: SD9587152175
Source: English Heritage
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