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Boundary Stone at Sd 9470 5338, Stirton with Thorlby

Description: Boundary Stone at Sd 9470 5338

Grade: II
Date Listed: 31 October 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 324379

OS Grid Reference: SD9470053375
OS Grid Coordinates: 394700, 453375
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9764, -2.0823

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


2/2 Boundary stone at
SD 9470 5338


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, c67 cm high. Number
two 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". Part
of this stone is in Stirton with Thorlby CP (qv).
Source: Broughton Hall Archives, Box One, bundle 9, Boundary Rolls Stirton
with Thorlby and Broughton, 1698-1757.

Listing NGR: SD9470053375

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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