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Latitude: 50.9146 / 50°54'52"N
Longitude: -2.628 / 2°37'40"W
OS Eastings: 355946
OS Northings: 112978
OS Grid: ST559129
Mapcode National: GBR MP.QN0L
Mapcode Global: FRA 56DP.D03
Entry Name: Needle Obelisk at Ngr St 559 129
Listing Date: 30 August 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1057219
English Heritage Legacy ID: 263562
Location: Barwick, South Somerset, Somerset, BA22
District: South Somerset
Civil Parish: Barwick
Built-Up Area: Barwick
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
ST51SE BARWICK CP KEY HILL
5/4 Needle Obelisk at NGR ST559 129
Obelisk. Circa 1775. Rough cut and coursed local stone with dressed stone cap. Square on plan, slender and sharp
pointed; about 2 metres square on base and approximately 12 metres high. Flat stone set in South faces about 4 metres
high, but np inscription evident. The South boundary marker, one of four of the Barwick Park estate, probably erected
by John Newman. (Barbara Jones, Follies and Grottoes, Constable 1974.)
Listing NGR: ST5594612978
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