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Obelisk 150 Yards North West of Thornhill House

A Grade II Listed Building in Stalbridge, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.9381 / 50°56'17"N

Longitude: -2.3741 / 2°22'26"W

OS Eastings: 373812

OS Northings: 115476

OS Grid: ST738154

Mapcode National: GBR 0WX.0M7

Mapcode Global: FRA 56XM.GYH

Entry Name: Obelisk 150 Yards North West of Thornhill House

Listing Date: 4 October 1960

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1153168

English Heritage Legacy ID: 102373

Location: Stalbridge, North Dorset, Dorset, DT10

County: Dorset

District: North Dorset

Civil Parish: Stalbridge

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Stalbridge St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text


ST 71 NW STALBRIDGE THORNHILL
1/58
Obelisk 150 yds north west of
4.10.60 Thornhill House

II

Obelisk, dated 1727, by Thornhill. Ashlar. 4 sided on a stepped pedestal with a
moulded cornice. Latin inscription on the north side. Surrounded by spiked iron
railings. Erected in honour of George II and Queen Caroline. It was destroyed
in a gale in 1836 and rebuilt later. 'RCHM, Dorset, Vol III', HMSO 1970, p250
no.3.


Listing NGR: ST7381215476

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