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Monument

A Grade II Listed Building in Steep, Hampshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0364 / 51°2'11"N

Longitude: -0.9472 / 0°56'49"W

OS Eastings: 473912

OS Northings: 126870

OS Grid: SU739268

Mapcode National: GBR CBQ.TM1

Mapcode Global: FRA 86XC.SXS

Entry Name: Monument

Listing Date: 23 January 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1278014

English Heritage Legacy ID: 143251

Location: Steep, East Hampshire, Hampshire, GU32

County: Hampshire

District: East Hampshire

Civil Parish: Steep

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hampshire

Church of England Parish: Steep All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Portsmouth

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Listing Text

STEEP SHOULDER OF MUTTON HILL
SU 72 NW
9/24 Monument
23/01/86
II

Monument to the poet Edward Thomas. A sarsen stone, overlooking a view towards the
South Downs, containing an octagonal bronze plaque, inscribed:
'THIS HILLSIDE IS DEDICATED TO THE MEMORY OF
EDWARD THOMAS - POET
Born in Lambeth 3rd March 1878. Killed in the Battle of Arras
9 April 1917
AND I ROSE UP AND KNEW THAT I WAS TIRED AND CONTINUED
MY JOURNEY'


Listing NGR: SU7452125838

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