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Latitude: 52.0434 / 52°2'36"N
Longitude: -0.4014 / 0°24'5"W
OS Eastings: 509731
OS Northings: 239541
OS Grid: TL097395
Mapcode National: GBR H4K.TK6
Mapcode Global: VHFQP.0W4W
Entry Name: Obelisk at South End of Long Drive
Listing Date: 10 January 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1113732
English Heritage Legacy ID: 37583
Location: Campton and Chicksands, Central Bedfordshire, SG17
County: Central Bedfordshire
Civil Parish: Campton and Chicksands
Traditional County: Bedfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bedfordshire
Church of England Parish: Campton
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
TL 0973 3954 CHICKSANDS CHICKSANDS WOOD
3/29 Obelisk at S end of Long
Obelisk. Inscription to E elevation:
"In memory of Henry John Robert Osborn Esq., who perished in a collision
in the English Channel 29 March 1889. Erected by many friends in token
of sincere regret for the loss of a good neighbour and true sportsman."
Granite. Consists of plain obelisk on rectangular plinth, standing on base of
3 steps, the whole approximately 5 metres high. Included for its historic
Listing NGR: TL0973139541
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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