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Quebec Monument, Lindrick with Studley Royal and Fountains

Description: Quebec Monument

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 March 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 331087

OS Grid Reference: SE2803968616
OS Grid Coordinates: 428039, 468616
Latitude/Longitude: 54.1127, -1.5726

Location: Royal, North Yorkshire HG4 3AP

Locality: Lindrick with Studley Royal and Fountains
Local Authority: Harrogate Borough Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: HG4 3AP

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Listing Text


9/83 Quebec Monument


Pillar. c1730 reconstructed c1970. For John Aislabie. Ashlar.
Approximately 2.5 metres high: moulded plinth, shaft with 2 courses of
frosted rustication and moulded cornice. Banded ball and cushion finial.
The pillar stands in an area frequently flooded since its original
construction until improvements were made c1966-74. It had sunk and traces
of associated earthworks were lost, the present pool and waterfall being
recent work. The 1962 list description refers to 'C18 stone podium standing
on petrified waterfall and supporting large rusticated ball finial'. The
association with the battle for for Quebec (1759) is not known. Scheduled
ancient monument. W T C Walker, personal communication.

Listing NGR: SE2803968616

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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