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Latitude: 52.2845 / 52°17'4"N
Longitude: -1.0091 / 1°0'32"W
OS Eastings: 467693
OS Northings: 265607
OS Grid: SP676656
Mapcode National: GBR 9T6.PPS
Mapcode Global: VHDRQ.GVD3
Entry Name: Althorp, Planting Stone at Sp 6770 6560
Listing Date: 8 November 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1067648
English Heritage Legacy ID: 360007
Location: Althorp, Daventry, Northamptonshire, NN7
Civil Parish: Althorp
Traditional County: Northamptonshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire
7/18 Althorp, planting Stone at
SP 6770 6560
Datestone. Early C17. Limestone ashlar. Rectangular block on plinth with
inscription 'This wood was planted by Sir John Spencer Knight, Grandfather
of Robert Lord Spencer in the years of our Lord 1567 and 1568 has Spencer
arms above. Enclosed by railings with spikes. Erected after title of Baron
conferred in 1603.
(J. Markham, Datestones in Althorp Park, p.4).
Listing NGR: SP6769365607
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