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Boundary Stone Approximately 200 Metres East of Low Snape Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Kirkby Overblow, North Yorkshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.9418 / 53°56'30"N

Longitude: -1.5245 / 1°31'28"W

OS Eastings: 431313

OS Northings: 449621

OS Grid: SE313496

Mapcode National: GBR KQSV.RQ

Mapcode Global: WHC8T.K690

Entry Name: Boundary Stone Approximately 200 Metres East of Low Snape Farmhouse

Listing Date: 22 February 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1150008

English Heritage Legacy ID: 330502

Location: Kirkby Overblow, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, HG3

County: North Yorkshire

District: Harrogate

Civil Parish: Kirkby Overblow

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Kirkby Overblow with Sicklinghall

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

SE 34 NW KIRKBY OVERBLOW WALTON HEAD LANE
SE 3131 4961

(south side)
6/34 Boundary stone
approximately 200 metres
east of Low Snape
Farmhouse

II


Boundary stone. 1767. Gritstone. Square in plan, approximately
60 centimetres high, rounded top. Inscription on west face: '4 K-F 1767'.
This is one of the stones erected after a perambulation which took place
between the 3rd and the 27th September 1767 to mark the boundary of the
Forest of Knaresborough in the posession of the Duchy of Lancaster;
Commission dated 15th July 1767. The stone was erected to replace 2 stones
referred to in a perambulation of 1577. William Grainge, The History and
Topography of Harrogate and the Forest of Knaresborough, London 1871, p 12.


Listing NGR: SE3131349621

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