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Latitude: 50.9314 / 50°55'53"N
Longitude: -2.6265 / 2°37'35"W
OS Eastings: 356069
OS Northings: 114850
OS Grid: ST560148
Mapcode National: GBR MP.PND9
Mapcode Global: FRA 56DN.0L1
Entry Name: The Fish Tower
Listing Date: 19 April 1961
Last Amended: 30 August 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1308005
English Heritage Legacy ID: 263576
Location: Barwick, South Somerset, Somerset, BA20
District: South Somerset
Civil Parish: Barwick
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
ST51SE BARWICK CP TWO TOWER LANE (South side)
5/18 The Fish Tower
(previously listed as obelisk in
Park North of Barwick House)
Folly. Circa 1775. Local stone rubble with Ham stone ashlar at top. Base about 2 metres square and 2 metres high, with
arched opening on North side; above a hollow circular column about 12 metres high with open slits up the South side and
an ashlar crown with ogee arched panels, the whole reminisicent of a factory chimney. The North boundary marker, one
of four of the Barwick Park estate, probably erected by John Newman. (Barbara Jones, Follies and Grottoes, Constable
Listing NGR: ST5606914850
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