Description: Column Approximately Ten Metres South of the Bungalow
Date Listed: 12 December 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 331823
OS Grid Reference: SE4357261690
OS Grid Coordinates: 443572, 461690
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0493, -1.3360
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GREAT OUSEBURN B6265
SE 46 SW
3/8 Column approximately
ten metres south of
Monumental milestone. C18. Sandstone. Tuscan column raised on two
square steps. Cubic block inserted in shaft of column, inscribed:
West face South face East face North face
Ouse Gill Boroughbridge OuseRiver YORK
Spring 4 miles Head 13 miles
Column originally supported stone sphere and iron weathervane. Erected to
mark the source of the Ouse Gill Beck which flows into the River Ouse
approximately 4.5 km. to the south east. S.Broadhead, Portrait of the
Yorkshire Ouse, p.17.
Listing NGR: SE4357261690
Source: English Heritage
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