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Boundary Stone at Sd 9472 5330, Stirton with Thorlby

Description: Boundary Stone at Sd 9472 5330

Grade: II
Date Listed: 31 October 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 324381

OS Grid Reference: SD9471953304
OS Grid Coordinates: 394719, 453304
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9758, -2.0820

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


2/4 Boundary stone at
SD 9472 5330


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, c75 cm
high. Number five in original series of 41. Inscribed T (Thanet) on
east side and ST (Stephen Tempest) on west side. Removed in June 1721
and re-set "twenty yards and a half" within Thanet's ground "for the
better preserving ... from being worn away by 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: SD9471953304

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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