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Stone on Thames Towpath at Long Bridges, Kennington Backwater

A Grade II Listed Building in Oxford, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7381 / 51°44'17"N

Longitude: -1.2442 / 1°14'38"W

OS Eastings: 452288

OS Northings: 204643

OS Grid: SP522046

Mapcode National: GBR 8Z4.XZW

Mapcode Global: VHCXV.DK3Y

Entry Name: Stone on Thames Towpath at Long Bridges, Kennington Backwater

Listing Date: 28 June 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1299959

English Heritage Legacy ID: 245270

Location: Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX1

County: Oxfordshire

District: Oxford

Town: Oxford

Electoral Ward/Division: Hinksey Park

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Oxford St Matthew

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

INSCRIBED STONES
1.
1485
City Boundary Stones
Stone on Thames
Towpath at Long Bridges,
Kennington Backwater
SP 50 SW 26/755
II
2.
Probably C18. Pillar stone about three feet in height inscribed 'Here end
the L - of the City of Oxford'. This marks the old City boundary,
before 1881.


Listing NGR: SP5228804643

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