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Latitude: 53.5574 / 53°33'26"N
Longitude: -0.8002 / 0°48'0"W
OS Eastings: 479574
OS Northings: 407416
OS Grid: SE795074
Mapcode National: GBR QWV9.KJ
Mapcode Global: WHFF5.PV47
Entry Name: Belwood Obelisk
Listing Date: 15 July 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1083288
English Heritage Legacy ID: 165063
Location: Belton, North Lincolnshire, DN9
County: North Lincolnshire
Civil Parish: Belton
Built-Up Area: Belton (North Lincolnshire) BU
Traditional County: Lincolnshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lincolnshire
Church of England Parish: Belton All Saints
Church of England Diocese: Lincoln
SE 70 NE BELTON BELTON ROAD
SE 7957 0740 (north side, off)
7/7 Belwood Obelisk
Obelisk. Probably mid-late C18 for Alan or William Johnson of Temple
Belwood. Brown brick with sandstone ashlar dressings. Brick pedestal with
plain ashlar base and cap, surmounted by brick obelisk with pointed ashlar
cap. The south side of the obelisk contains 3 rectangular openings,
somewhat damaged, probably nesting holes. Overall height approximately 10
metres. Reputedly built in memory of a favourite horse and hound. In
serious disrepair at time of resurvey. N Pevsner and J Harris, The
Buildings of England: Lincolnshire, 1978, p 188.
Listing NGR: SE7957407416
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