Description: Boundary Stone at Wareholes Well, Approximately 30 Metres from Road Side
Date Listed: 22 February 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 330503
OS Grid Reference: SE3131849535
OS Grid Coordinates: 431318, 449535
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9410, -1.5244
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SE 34 NW KIRKBY OVERBLOW WALTON HEAD LANE
SE 3131 4954
(south side, off)
6/35 Boundary stone at
approximately 30 metres
from road side
Boundary stone. 1767. Gritstone. Square in plan, approximately 1.5 metres
high, rounded top. Inscription on west face: '6 K-F 1767'. This is one of
the stones erected after a perambulation which took place between the 3rd
and the 27th September 1767 to mark the boundary of the Forest of
Knaresborough in the posession of the Duchy of Lancaster; Commission dated
15th July 1767. William Grainge, The History and Topography of Harrogate
and the Forest of Knaresborough, London 1871, p 12.
Listing NGR: SE3131849535
Source: English Heritage
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