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Boundary Stone at Wareholes Well, Approximately 30 Metres from Road Side, Kirkby Overblow

Description: Boundary Stone at Wareholes Well, Approximately 30 Metres from Road Side

Grade: II
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

Location: Walton Head Lane, Kirkby Overblow, North Yorkshire HG3 1HZ

Locality: Kirkby Overblow
Local Authority: Harrogate Borough Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: HG3 1HZ

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Listing Text

SE 3131 4954
(south side, off)

6/35 Boundary stone at
Wareholes Well,
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

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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