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Obelisk on Weatherbury Castle

A Grade II Listed Building in Milborne St. Andrew, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.7657 / 50°45'56"N

Longitude: -2.2751 / 2°16'30"W

OS Eastings: 380696

OS Northings: 96269

OS Grid: SY806962

Mapcode National: GBR 0YZ.TY5

Mapcode Global: FRA 6732.5GS

Entry Name: Obelisk on Weatherbury Castle

Listing Date: 10 October 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1305028

English Heritage Legacy ID: 103491

Location: Milborne St. Andrew, North Dorset, Dorset, BH20

County: Dorset

District: North Dorset

Civil Parish: Milborne St. Andrew

Civil Parish/community: Milborne St Andrew

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Milborne St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text


6/75A Obelisk on Weatherbury


Obelisk. Erected 1761 by Edmund Morton Pleydell. Brick structure with ashlar
dressings. Rectangular plinth with stone quoins and moulded capping. Tapering
square shaft with splayed stone cap with bowl finial. Stone on plinth inscribed
EMP 1761. Sited in the centre of Weatherby Castle, a scheduled Ancient Monument -
M91, but apparently not covered by the scheduling - (HBMC). RCHM Monument 2.
(Dorset. Vol.III)

Listing NGR: SY8069696269

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