Description: Boundary Stone
Date Listed: 7 July 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 327602
OS Grid Reference: NZ8599602417
OS Grid Coordinates: 485996, 502417
Latitude/Longitude: 54.4100, -0.6765
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GOATHLAND WHINSTONE RIDGE
NZ 80 SE 860024
9/126 Boundary Stone
One boundary stone of a pair. Dated 1813. Gritstone. Roughly-tooled,
round-headed monolith, approximately 1.2 metre high. West face inscribed:
Second boundary stone (q.v.) marks extent of the civil parish of SNEATON.
On 15 March 1813 an action was brought by the Lord of the Manor of
Sleights against the Lord of the Manor of Goathland to determine the
boundary, and thus the extent of grazing rights, of the two parishes.
A.Hollings, Goathland, The Story of a Moorland Village, 1971.
Listing NGR: NZ8599602417
Source: English Heritage
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