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Latitude: 51.7353 / 51°44'7"N
Longitude: -2.2498 / 2°14'59"W
OS Eastings: 382844
OS Northings: 204092
OS Grid: SO828040
Mapcode National: GBR 1MQ.20X
Mapcode Global: VH94X.YNG3
Entry Name: Column Monument Approx 300m to North West of Stanley Park
Listing Date: 24 February 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1171445
English Heritage Legacy ID: 131927
Location: King's Stanley, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL5
Civil Parish: King's Stanley
Traditional County: Gloucestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire
Church of England Parish: Selsley All Saints
Church of England Diocese: Gloucester
SO 80 SW KING'S STANLEY SELSLEY WEST
at NGR SO 828041
4/53 Column monument approximately
300m to north west of Stanley Park
Column monument. 1852, for S.S. Marling. Granite column and
pedestal; limestone base. Tall monolithic fluted Ionic column
with capital and pedestal. Chamfered steps to large square base.
Inscribed on south east side of pedestal: 'THIS COLUMN/FROM
THE/CHELSEWERING GRANITE QUARRIES/NEAR LISKEARD CORNWALL/STOOD AT
THE WESTERN END/OF THE/GREAT EXHIBITION IN LONDON/1851/AND WAS
PLACED HERE/BY/SAMUEL STEPHENS MARLING/1852'. Said to be placed as
a monument to one of Marling's horses.
Listing NGR: SO8284404092
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