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Boundary Stone on Blakey Howe, Farndale East

Description: Boundary Stone on Blakey Howe

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 June 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 328872

OS Grid Reference: SE6788499746
OS Grid Coordinates: 467884, 499746
Latitude/Longitude: 54.3887, -0.9561

Location: Farndale East, North Yorkshire YO62 7LQ

Locality: Farndale East
Local Authority: Ryedale District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO62 7LQ

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Listing Text

SE 678997
(west side)
4/38 Boundary Stone on Blakey
- II
Boundary stone. Probably early C18. Sandstone. Monolith with wedge-shaped
top, approximately 1.4 metres high. West face inscribed "T D", for Thomas
Duncombe, former Lord of the Manor of Helmsley. Blakey Howe is also known
as Cockpit Hill and was the site of cock-fighting in the C18.

Listing NGR: SE6788499746

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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