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Monument in Abinger Rough at Tq 11064811

A Grade II Listed Building in Abinger, Surrey

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2214 / 51°13'17"N

Longitude: -0.4111 / 0°24'39"W

OS Eastings: 511060

OS Northings: 148110

OS Grid: TQ110481

Mapcode National: GBR GF8.BXC

Mapcode Global: VHFVQ.TKKJ

Entry Name: Monument in Abinger Rough at Tq 11064811

Listing Date: 11 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1189630

English Heritage Legacy ID: 290054

Location: Abinger, Mole Valley, Surrey, RH5

County: Surrey

District: Mole Valley

Civil Parish: Abinger

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Surrey

Church of England Parish: Abinger

Church of England Diocese: Guildford

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Listing Text

ABINGER C.P. WHITE DOWN LANE
TQ 14NW Abinger Hammer

4/85 Monument in Abinger
Rough at TQ 11064811

II

Monument. Late C19. Stone Celtic style crucifix with shaft tapering towards the
top. Crucifix carving on top with foiled ends to arms "S SW" on the shaft. The
cross marks the spot where Samuel Wilberforce, Bishop of Winchester and son of
William Wilberforce (the slave emancipator) was killed by a fall from his horse
when riding with Lord Granville (then Foreign Secretary) from Burford Bridge to
Holmbury on July 12, 1873. Erected by the Wilberforce family and listed for
historical interest.


Listing NGR: TQ1106048110

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