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Nelson Gate, Sproxton

Description: Nelson Gate

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 January 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 328350

OS Grid Reference: SE6133281761
OS Grid Coordinates: 461332, 481761
Latitude/Longitude: 54.2279, -1.0607

Location: A170, North York Moors National Park YO62 5EE

Locality: Sproxton
Local Authority: Ryedale District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO62 5EE

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Listing Text

(west side)
Duncombe Park Estate
6/124 Nelson Gate

Gateway in form of triumphal arch for Duncombe Park(qv HeLmsley). 1806.
Sandstone ashlar. Triumphal arch with impost and dated keystone and
superimposed Tuscan order. Inscribed frieze; to front: 'To the memory
of Lord Viscount Nelson and the unparalleled gallant achievements of the
British navy'. To rear: 'Lamented Hero! 0 price his conquering
country grieved to pays 0 dear bought glories of Trafalgar Day!'
Moulded cornice.

Listing NGR: SE6133281761

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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