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Memorial Obelisk to Battiscombe 2 Metres South West of Church of St Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Bothenhampton, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.73 / 50°43'47"N

Longitude: -2.7355 / 2°44'7"W

OS Eastings: 348188

OS Northings: 92519

OS Grid: SY481925

Mapcode National: GBR PP.LK64

Mapcode Global: FRA 5754.S5T

Entry Name: Memorial Obelisk to Battiscombe 2 Metres South West of Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 19 December 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1288860

English Heritage Legacy ID: 105059

Location: Bothenhampton, West Dorset, Dorset, DT6

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

Civil Parish: Bothenhampton

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Bridport St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text


2/39 Memorial Obelisk
to Battiscombe
2 metres south-
west of Church
of St Mary


Obelisk. Dated 1849. Square stone pedestal with Soanic incised
corner pilasters. Cornice with projecting corners. Pedimented
roof with acroteria at the corners with crossed palms. Tapering
stone obelisk on a moulded base. Main inscription: "Sacred to
the memory of William Battiscombe, who died September 26th 1849
in the 70th year of his age."

Listing NGR: SY4818892519

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